Angie Hatley, D.N.P.

Angie Hatley

Assistant Professor, Presbyterian School of Nursing


Dr. Angie Hatley is a 2014 Doctor of Nursing Practice graduate from Regis University. Her doctoral studies focused on transitions of nursing practice and completed her scholarly project on Nurse Preceptor Development and the Impact on Self-Efficacy of Newly Hired Nurses.

She has practiced as a clinical nurse, educator and/or administrator since 2001 following graduation from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. She earned a Master of Science in Nursing degree and a Graduate Certificate in Health Care Education from Regis University in 2008. Following licensure as a Registered Nurse, Dr. Hatley served in various clinical and nursing leadership roles for more than 15 years with Carolinas HealthCare System in Charlotte.

Most recently, Dr. Hatley served as the director of policy, clinical practice, and nursing education at Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) NorthEast. While at CHS, she was awarded the highest honor as a Pinnacle Finalist in 2014 for her dedication to caring for patients, commitment to excellence, integrity, and demonstration of nursing teamwork. She served on various teams to improve patient safety and quality at CHS.

She has been awarded the 2016 Nursing Research People’s Choice Award at Carolinas Healthcare System Mercy as well as two Touchstone Awards for the effectiveness of her programs around Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Patient Safety Surveillance. Additionally, in 2010 she was recognized a Great 100 Nurse in North Carolina by positively impacting the image of nursing and nursing as a profession as a nurse educator with CHS NorthEast.


D.N.P., Advanced Leadership in Health Care, Regis University
M.S., Nursing, Regis University
B.S.N., Nursing, University of North Carolina, Charlotte

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