Jeff Doucette


Dr. Jeffrey Doucette is Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals. Prior to joining Jefferson Health, Jeff served as vice president of the Magnet Recognition Program® and Pathway to Excellence® at the American Nurses Credentialing Center. He received a master of science in healthcare administration and a bachelor of science in nursing from Marymount University and his doctorate in nursing practice from Old Dominion University.

Dr. Doucette has been practicing for over 25 years, spending the majority of his career in leadership and executive nursing roles. In addition, he serves on the editorial advisory board for Nursing Management Journal and The Journal of Nursing Administration. Known as an engaging thought leader, Dr. Doucette speaks extensively throughout the world on topics of interest to nursing leaders. Dr. Doucette is a Robert Wood Johnson Executive Nurse Fellow and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, and a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.

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