Departments: Guest EditorialValue-Based Nursing CareWelton, John M. PhD, RNAuthor Information Author Affiliation: Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Florida Southern College, Lakeland. Correspondence: School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Florida Southern College, 111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lakeland, FL 33801-5698 (email@example.com). Portions of this article were presented at the annual conference of the American Organization of Nurse Executives, April 2010, Indianapolis, Indiana. This editorial is the author's own work and does not represent the opinion or position of the American Organization of Nurse Executives. JONA: The Journal of Nursing Administration: October 2010 - Volume 40 - Issue 10 - p 399-401 doi: 10.1097/NNA.0b013e3181f2e9f4 Buy Metrics © 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.