NLNAC BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

Christina DiMichele, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Biographical Sketch


Christina DiMichele received her RN diploma from The Bryn Mawr Hospital School of Nursing, Bryn Mawr, PA and her Bachelor Degree in the Science of Nursing from Widener University, Chester, PA. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing and Healthcare Administration at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Nursing with a minor from Wharton. She has been certified as a Nurse Executive Advanced (NEA) since 2006 through the ANCC. She has over twenty-two years of experience in nursing. She has worked as a clinician in neonatal nursing , pediatric acute and critical care nursing, and acute adult nursing.

Christie has spent the majority of her career at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in a variety of progressive management positions. Currently, she is the Nurse Manager of 5E, a Hematology and General Pediatrics Unit at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and a Per Diem Administrative Nursing Supervisor at Delaware County Community Hospital in Drexel Hill, PA.

Christie has been a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing since 2006. Ms. DiMichele teaches in the Nursing and Health Care Administration Graduate Nursing Program and also the Undergraduate Nursing Program. She teaches graduate nurses as a preceptor for systems analysis projects and she is an occasional lecturer for graduate level classes. She also teaches sophomore undergraduate students the clinical and lab components of Concepts in Nursing: Healthy Lifestyles 1 and 2 and nursing physical assessment skills.

Since 2007, she has volunteered as a National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Program Evaluator and is trained to evaluate schools of nursing with the National League for Nursing Credentialing Center. Christie has been a member of a member of AONE since 2006 and Sigma Theta Tau , Eta Beta Chapter since 1990.