Ellen A. Hughes, BSN, RN, ACA, LNC, is a well-versed registered nurse who attends to patients as Clinical Consultant for the Partnership for Patients – PfP Ohio Hospital Association Engagement Network in Mansfield, OH. PfP is a national project that is CMS grant funded for the reduction of injury, infections and healthcare acquired conditions. Since 2001, she has been providing consulting in clinical process improvement for Ohio hospitals and risk management/claims adjustment for professional liability. She has an impressive professional journey that spans forty-one years. Her areas of expertise cover culture of change and sustainability of change in healthcare settings, focused improvement projects, elimination of HAI’s, patient safety, and organizational effectiveness. For more information about Ellen A. Hughes, RN, please visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/ellen-hughes-5606667/.