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NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.

NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers.

Jose Alejandro, PhD, RN-BC, MBA, CCM, FACHE, FAAN

Jose Alejandro

Jose Alejandro, PhD, RN-BC, MBA, CCM, FACHE, FAAN, is the Immediate Past President of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN). He also served as vice president of NAHN 2006-2008. Mr. Alejandro has been a long-time member of NAHN’s Dallas Chapter, serving as President 2008-2010, Treasurer 2007-2008 & 2014-2016. 
Dr. Alejandro is the Case Management Director at Tampa General Hospital. He is also a hospital executive consultant with a focus on organizational redesign and care coordination.

Jose received his Certificate in Vocational Nursing from South Plains College in Lubbock, Texas; BS in Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington; MBA in Healthcare Management from the University of Dallas; MS in Nursing from the University of Phoenix; and his PhD in Human Services from Capella University.

Since 2000, Dr. Alejandro has taught traditional and online; undergraduate and graduate courses in nursing foundations, nursing research and nursing administration. Other courses taught include business management and organizational behavior.

Jose is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN) of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and a Certified Case Manager (CCM). In addition, he is currently a member of several organizations:

  • American Academy of Nursing
  • Case Management Society of America – Treasurer (2010-2014)
  • National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives (Board Member 2015-2017)
  • American Medical Association's (AMA) Commission to End Healthcare Disparities (CEHCD),
  • National Council of Ethnic Minority Nursing Association (Board Member)
  • American Nurses Association/Texas Nurses Association (Nominations Chair 2013-2015)
  • National League of Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Texas Nursing Voice – Editorial Board
  • Nurses Lounge – Dallas/Fort Worth Editorial Board



2017 Annual Meeting


2017 Annual Conference
July 18-21, 2017
Phoenix, AZ


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