ChristianaCare

Safety Is Our Priority – Learn more

At ChristianaCare, everything we do is For the Love of Health™, and that focus has guided our response throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We have redesigned how we deliver care to keep our patients and caregivers safe, while providing the high-quality care that our community needs and deserves. This includes greatly expanded options for virtual care and telehealth visits, as well as guidelines that support social distancing, wearing masks, a clean environment and limited numbers of patients and visitors to ensure safety. Learn More

Physicians & Staff

Sharon Anderson, RN, BSN, MS, FACHE

Chief Virtual Health Officer

Sharon L. Anderson, R.N., B.S.N., M.S., FACHE, is the Senior Vice President, Quality and Patient Safety; Chief Virtual Health Officer and the Director for the Center for Quality and Safety of the Value Institute at ChristianaCare Health System based in Wilmington, Delaware.

Under her leadership, ChristianaCare has achieved national recognition related to several patient safety and quality initiatives, including Truven Health Analytics 100 Top Hospitals Award, the Joint Commission’s prestigious Ernest A. Codman Award and Top rankings in Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Score.

ChristianaCare also has had several services recognized in US News & World Report’s America’s Best Hospitals rankings, and has been recognized by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for several innovative quality and patient safety initiatives.

Ms. Anderson has helped develop several new programs to address the full continuum of cancer care, including prevention, screening, surveillance, diagnosis and treatment, management of complications and end-of-life issues. Anderson won the WHYY Community Caring Award for her innovative work in cancer care. She has experience working in a health plans and developed case, care and disease management programs for both commercial and Medicaid populations. Ms. Anderson is also a recipient of the American College of Healthcare Executives Regent’s Award in recognition of her significant contributions to excellence in healthcare management.

Ms. Anderson has experience as both a critical-care nurse and an administrator. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Delaware and a Master’s of Science Degree in Health Services Administration from The New School for Social Research in New York. Ms. Anderson is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and has obtained additional certifications in healthcare quality and utilization management.

 

Contact:

4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718
302-733-1182

Education: New School for Social Research