Susan Hagar RN BCPA
Perfecting the Pitch: You're in Business Now!
Susan Hagar is a Registered Nurse, Board Certified Patient Advocate, and CEO of Nurse On Board. In 2015, Susan founded this unique service where individuals and families can retain a highly experienced RN to serve as a personal guide through our complex health care system. As the largest body of regulated health professionals, Susan sees veteran nurses as the solution to the gaps in community care that Canadians face. Her knowledge base is the result of 37 years of nursing practice in the areas of general surgery, urology, nephrology, cardiology, critical care, clinical research, and integrative medicine. Susan is now Past President of the Canadian Association of Self-Employed RNs, through which she continues to empower nurses across the country to become nurse entrepreneurs and help change the face of healthcare. Susan is also inspired through her role as Board President of Unity Spiritual Centre Ottawa and as a Board member of the Canadian Holistic Nurses Association.