Josie Stone, RN, CPNP, CRNI, VA-BC, originally from Gt. Britain currently resides in the United States. She is a Registered Nurse and Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with over 30 years of practice experience in clinical specialty areas including Neonatal Intensive Care, Adult Critical care, Pediatrics, Education and Hospital Administration. She currently has a Clinical Education and Marketing Consulting business and travels extensively speaking on vascular access topics to both National and International audiences. Her role has also included vascular access product development and training.
Josie has been actively involved with vascular access and Infusion organizations throughout her career and is a Certified Registered Nurse of Infusion by the Infusion Nursing Society and Vascular Access Board Certified by the Association of Vascular Access. She is a past President of AVA and currently serves on the Editorial Review Board.
As a founding member of WoCoVA and a member of the Strategic Planning Committee Josie currently Chairs the WoCoVA Global Committee comprised at this time of representatives from 40 countries around the world, all dedicated to the promotion and development of global “best practice” patient centered care, using scientific evidence, international engagement and ongoing collaborative education.