A persuasive writer, dynamic editor and audience advocate for companies ranging in services from health care to financial, and from real estate to appraisal. Ability to work cooperatively with employees as diverse as CEOs, physicians, nurses, salespeople and engineers. Extensive experience as a manager with responsibility for determining budgets.

2012 ASCP Annual Report

Mar. 5, 2013

View Online In charge of the 2012 ASCP Annual Report, Sara Patterson conceived its theme in collaboration with the Society’s Executive Vice President. She wrote key sections and directed a freelance writer for other sections. This ASCP Annual Report addressed the concerns of all members and is more inclusive than previous ASCP Annual Reports. Additionally, Sara Patterson worked with the Creative Team at ASCP to design an interactive online version. http://s3.amazonaws.com/ascpcdn/static/ASCPResources/Membership/2012-ascp-annual-report/welcome/index.html

About Annual Reports

Feb. 7, 2010

Sara Patterson served as the editor of the NorthShore University HealthSystem Annual Reports.

NorthShore University HealthSystem Annual Report 2009

Feb. 5, 2009

Sara Patterson served as the Editor for the 2009 NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) Annual Report. She determined the theme, selected the stories and wrote part of the editorial content, assigning other sections to freelance writers. Coordinating the Annual Report with the President of NorthShore Foundation and the Chief Financial Officer, Sara also worked in conjunction with NorthShore’s CEO. She arranged for the photos, supervised the graphic design and managed print production.

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NorthShore University HealthSystem Community Benefits Report 2008

Oct. 10, 2008

Heading up the 2008 Community Benefits Report, Sara Patterson tied the theme of “Connecting to Our Communities” with the 2008 Annual Report. Overall, she planned the report to describe concisely how the health system contributed to the well-being of members of its community. The photos are in black-and-white to demonstrate that NorthShore University HealthSystem keeps overhead costs to a minimum. Sara worked collaboratively with the Community Relations staff members and Corporate Communications executives to produce this 16-page Community Benefits Report.

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NorthShore University HealthSystem Annual Report 2008

Jan. 5, 2008

Sara Patterson served as the Editor for the 2008 Annual Report of NorthShore University HealthSystem. After a brainstorming session with at team of professionals to determine the theme of Connections, Sara selected the attributes, wrote all the headlines, descriptions and most of the copy, selected the printer and paper, and collaborated with the graphic designer to produce this Annual Report. This team effort involved reviews and approvals by the CEO, President of NorthShore Foundation and Chief Financial Officer.

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NorthShore University HealthSystem Nursing Annual Report 2009

May. 10, 2002

In collaboration with the Chief Nursing Officer at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), Sara Patterson determined the content  for the 2009 Nursing Annual Report. She wrote part of this Annual Report and assigned some stories to a freelance writer. Additionally, Sara spearheaded the graphic design, printing and photography for the 2009 Nursing Annual Report, which is an integral part of the nurses at NorthShore working toward Magnet status.

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NorthShore University HealthSystem Community Benefits Report 2009

May. 10, 2002

Working in conjunction with NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) Foundation, Sara Patterson served as the Editor for this report on the nonprofit’s $172 million annual contributions to members of its community. Sara spearheaded the project, working with a freelance writer, graphic designer, outside and in-house photographers and printer. The Community Benefits Report is designed to showcase the multiple ways that NorthShore and NorthShore Foundation support the health needs of its community.

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NorthShore University HealthSystem Nursing Annual Report 2008

May. 10, 2001

Sara Patterson developed the first-ever Nursing Annual Report for 2008 in conjunction with the leaders in nursing at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore). She designed the letters from the Chief Nursing Officer and CEO at NorthShore, Facts & Figures and stories illustrating the innovative approaches for nurses to help nurses at NorthShore achieve Magnet status, which is a distinction only select health systems have achieved.

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