Shawn Sefton, RN
Shawn Sefton is vice president of clinical operations/CNO at Hospital IQ. She is a 35-year nursing executive who continues to advocate for nurses and their impact on operational performance in healthcare. Her expertise includes healthcare administrative leadership, clinical transformation, process redesign, quality improvement and cost structure improvements in surgical, emergency, endoscopy, critical care, anesthesia services and care coordination in a variety of healthcare provider settings. Prior to joining Hospital IQ, Ms. Sefton was a director at Price Waterhouse Coopers’ Health Advisory practice, where she led operational and financial improvement engagements at numerous health systems. She is a published thought leader in various healthcare industry publications, including OR Manager, Authority Magazine, Healthcare IT News and Healthcare Purchasing News. She also has been a podcast guest and a webinar host and has presented at numerous industry conferences including the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses and OR Manager.