Chief Nursing Officer Patrice Jones Leaves Behind a Legacy at UF Health

Celebrating the retirement of long-time CNO at UF Health Jacksonville.

By: Sarah Le
l Patrice with Ileana Martinez, RN, and Leny Quindoza, RN, at the Magnet conference in 2013.
f Patrice with Daisy Award winner Kyra Knighton, RN, (right) and her nurse manager Cindy Collins, RN, (left).
f Patrice and her daughter, Emily, at Patrice's graduation where she earned her doctorate of nursing practice.
h Patrice with her grandchildren.
I love nursing and my nurses. I encourage you all to keep raising the bar for excellence and be the leaders for quality and safety in our hospital. I will miss you all but I know you are well positioned for any future opportunities.
Patrice Jones, DNP, RN, NE-BC