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File #: 20-3422    Version: 1 Name: CELEBRATING THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF DR. JACQUELYN WHITTEN-BAILEY
Type: Consent Calendar Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 7/23/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 7/30/2020 Final action: 7/30/2020
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION CELEBRATING THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF DR. JACQUELYN WHITTEN-BAILEY WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey is considered one of the most influential healthcare leaders in Cook County; and WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey attended Lewis University where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing with High Distinction, a Master's Degree, and Doctorate of Nursing from Governors State University. Dr. Whitten-Bailey also earned a Project Management Certification from Harvard University; and WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey faithfully served her country in the United States Army for eight years. Dr. Whitten-Bailey's military service resulted in the pursuit of her passion to serve in the nursing industry; and WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey started her career in the healthcare industry at Ingalls Hospital and Christ Medical Center in Harvey, Illinois. Her hard work and servant leadership led to 18 years of healthcare professional leadership experience. ...
Sponsors: STANLEY MOORE, TONI PRECKWINKLE (President), FRANK J. AGUILAR, ALMA E. ANAYA, LUIS ARROYO JR, SCOTT R. BRITTON, JOHN P. DALEY, DENNIS DEER, BRIDGET DEGNEN, BRIDGET GAINER, BRANDON JOHNSON, BILL LOWRY, DONNA MILLER, KEVIN B. MORRISON, SEAN M. MORRISON, PETER N. SILVESTRI, DEBORAH SIMS, LARRY SUFFREDIN
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

CELEBRATING THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF DR. JACQUELYN WHITTEN-BAILEY

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey is considered one of the most influential healthcare leaders in Cook County; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey attended Lewis University where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing with High Distinction, a Master's Degree, and Doctorate of Nursing from Governors State University. Dr. Whitten-Bailey also earned a Project Management Certification from Harvard University; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey faithfully served her country in the United States Army for eight years. Dr. Whitten-Bailey's military service resulted in the pursuit of her passion to serve in the nursing industry; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey started her career in the healthcare industry at Ingalls Hospital and Christ Medical Center in Harvey, Illinois. Her hard work and servant leadership led to 18 years of healthcare professional leadership experience. In 2014, Dr. Whitten-Bailey was named Chief Nursing Officer at Advocate Trinity Hospital and served as the Interim President of Advocate Trinity in July of 2018; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey's career has focused on discovering innovative and creative ways to foster a unique learning environment that prioritizes patient care and a commitment to improvement within the healthcare industry; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey is active in the community serving as a member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives, Honor Society of Nursing, Emergency Nurses Association, Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing, and American Association of Critical Care Nurse; and

WHEREAS, Dr. Jacquelyn Whitten-Bailey's legacy as Chief Nursing Officer at Advocate Trinity Hospital will be known as positioning the hospital as an industry leader in serving the needs of its patients, families, associates, and physician; and

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVE...

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