Jose Alejandro, PhD, RN-BC, MBA, FACHE, FAAN
Dr. Alejandro is the Director of Case Management & Post-Acute Programs at Tampa General Hospital in Florida, a 1,011 bed level-one trauma, burn, and transplant academic medical center. Jose is a prominent expert in case management of at-risk populations and is a hospital executive consultant with a focus on systems redesign and care coordination.
Jose was the 15th President (2012-2014) of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) and is the current President of the West Florida Chapter of NAHN. He serves as Vice President of the National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurses Association and Treasurer of the International Honor Society of Nursing Building Corporation of Sigma Theta Tau International. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Academy of Nursing.
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 ADN, BSN, MSN, and DNP level courses in the traditional classroom, clinical, and online settings. He has taught courses in nursing foundations, nursing research, healthcare quality, nursing finance, administration, business management, and organizational behavior.