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HL Shorts: Cultivating Communication Between CNOs and CFOs

Analysis  |  By G Hatfield  
   June 04, 2024

CNOs and CFOs must learn to speak each other's language, says this nurse leader.

On this episode of HL Shorts, we hear from Katie Boston-Leary, director of nursing programs at the American Nurses Association, about how CNOs and CFOs can better communicate with each other. Tune in to hear her insights.

G Hatfield is the nursing editor for HealthLeaders.


CNOs must understand the financial aspects of healthcare, while CFOs must understand what it takes to provide quality care to patients. 

The other members of financial departments should also learn more about the value of nursing and its necessity. 

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