Critical Caring for the Heart of a Child
Patricia Hickey Award for Cardiovascular Nursing
PCICS 12th Annual Meeting, December 10th at 11:15 am “Excellence by Design”
Dr. Patricia Hickey is Vice President of Cardiovascular and Critical Care Services at Boston Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. She is known internationally for her work in leadership development, patient safety and bridging nursing practice and health policy. Her research examines the nursing and organizational factors associated with pediatric patient outcomes. Dr. Hickey’s honors include the 2009 American Association of Critical Care Nurses Circle of Excellence Award, Fellowship in the American Academy of Nursing, and The United States’ President’s Gold Volunteer Service Award in 2013.