Office of Nursing Excellence


To promote professional nursing practice by supporting quality nursing services to enhance the health and wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities.

Our role is to support quality, timely, and evidence-based care and services provided by nurses throughout the Health and Human Services Agency. This includes development, implementing and updating policies and standards of practice.

The Office of Nursing Excellence collects and analyzes data to develop processes that support the delivery of excellent services and to monitor service delivery and quality indicators. We support our stakeholders in developing process improvement initiatives.

For more information contact us via email.

Angela M. Mitchell - Chief Nursing Officer

Angela brings many years of experience in the art and science of nursing, including more than 25 years of progressive leadership. She is experienced in leading in numerous nursing specialties and in a variety of settings. As Chief Nursing Officer for the County of San Diego, Angela develops the strategic plan for nursing and provides direction for enterprise-wide policies and planning for nursing practice in clinical and community-based settings. Angela holds a MS in health care management; a Bachelor of Science in Nursing; and is a certified nurse manager and leader through the American Organization of Nursing Leaders.

Angela M. Mitchell, BSN, MS, RN, CNML

Chief Nursing Officer - Medical Care Services


The Public Health Centers offer a variety of services to the community.

Open Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm. Clinic hours may be extended to meet community needs.

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