Deborah K. Zastocki


Deborah K. Zastocki, DNP, EdM, MA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE(r), is founder and president of Legacy Healthcare Management Consulting, LLC, in Naples, Fla. With more than 30 years of experience, her professional career has been highlighted as a clinical professional, author, educator, and healthcare executive. Zastocki’s new endeavors include authoring professional educational courses; healthcare consulting, focusing on organization and leadership transformational change; and executive business and wellness coaching. Formerly, as president and CEO of Chilton Medical Center, in Pompton Plains, N.J., Zastocki spearheaded an ambitious $24 million renovation and modernization project that not only transformed the hospital’s facilities but also the way in which it delivered care. Zastocki successfully led the organization through the many phases of the merger process with Atlantic Health System, including planning and analysis, implementation, and integration.

Courses Authored

Get Down to Business With a Business Plan

1,834 Reviews

Get Down to Business With a Business Plan

A business plan is a tool, a blueprint, to guide the development and operation of a new service, a new piece of ....

1.0 contact hr

$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Succession Planning in Nursing: Who Are Tomorrow’s Leaders?

15,071 Reviews

The Healthcare Reform Act: What It Means for Nurses

41,247 Reviews

Building Collegial Nurse-Physician Relationships

26,221 Reviews

Interprofessional Strategic Planning

5,833 Reviews

Interprofessional Strategic Planning

Healthcare has become increasingly complex within an environment of rapid change. Healthcare providers are faced....

1.5 contact hrs

$15.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
HCAHPS Series: Patient Care Experience in the Hospital

2,631 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Creating a Clean and Therapeutic Environment

2,187 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Patient Satisfaction and Pay for Performance

1,534 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Discharge and Transitions of Care

5,671 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Value-Based Purchasing

2,639 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Value-Based Purchasing

With the passage of the Affordable Care Act of 2010, the healthcare system underwent a transformation from the p....

2.5 contact hrs

$19.00 Pay only $9.50 with an Unlimited CE Membership.
HCAHPS Series: Nurse and Interprofessional Team Communication

4,741 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Physician and Interprofessional Team Communication

1,176 Reviews

HCAHPS Series: Communicating and Managing Pain in the Hospital

2,333 Reviews