Terry Lynn Stafford, PhD, EJD, MS, RN, CPHQ, CHCQM, PCC


Terry Stafford


901 Walnut Street
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Terry Lynn Stafford, PhD, EJD, MS, RN, CPHQ, CHCQM, PCC


Research & Practice Interests

Nurse Administration
Quality and Operations Improvement
Clinical Outcomes
Infection Control and Epidemiology


PhD, Kennedy Western University
EJD, Concord University of Law
MS, Cardinal Stritch College
Diploma Degree in Nursing, Mercy Medical Center School of Nursing

University Appointment

Lecturer, Jefferson College of Population Health


Applied Principles of Patient Safety
Applied Principles of Healthcare Quality


Dr. Stafford is a prepared nurse experienced in nurse administration, quality and operations improvement, clinical outcomes, legal issues and ethics. In addition, she demonstrates clinical competence in acute care, long-term care, home health care, hospice care, and care of persons with developmental disabilities and mental retardation, and displays excellence in regulatory and accreditation standards compliance, policy and procedure formation, program development, writing and publications.  In 2014-15 she was a co-leader of the National Association of Healthcare Quality, competencies commission team to develop competencies and policies for Population Health.