Jose Alejandro, PhD, RN-BC, CCM, FACHE, FAAN
Dr. Alejandro is the Director of Case Management at the University of California Irvine Medical Center and Adjunct Professor at South University. Jose currently serves as President-Elect of the Case Management Society of America. Previously, Jose served two terms as National Treasurer. He is a prominent expert in case management and working with at-risk populations. Dr. Alejandro was the 15th President (2012-2014) of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. He is Treasurer of the International Honor Society of Nursing Building Corporation of Sigma Theta Tau International and President of the Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Foundation.
Dr. Alejandro received his PhD in Human Services from Capella University; MBA in Accounting and Health Care Management from the University of Dallas; MSN in Nursing Education from University of Phoenix and BSN from the University of Texas at Arlington. He started his nursing career as a Licensed Vocational Nurse. Dr. Alejandro is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Academy of Nursing. He is certified in case management by the American Nursing Credentialing Center, Commission for Case Management Certification and the American Case Management Association. In addition to CMSA, he is a member of the American Academy of Nursing, American Association of Men in Nursing, American Organization of Nurse Executives, National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives (NFLHE), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), National League for Nursing (NLN), Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI), American Nurses Association (ANA), National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) and Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (OADN).