Mindy G Spigel RN, MSN, CPXP

Speaker, Consultant, Coach

Mindy Spigel’s passion is helping people create meaningful connections as a leader, a team member, and while caring for customers. She enjoys helping leaders build strong teams and exceptional work environments. She is committed to helping teams communicate, respect each other, and work together effectively. It is her desire to alleviate fears, build trust, and create an exceptional experience for all.

Mindy Spigel is proud to be a nurse with experience working in both inpatient and outpatient settings. As an educator, Mindy has taught in both academic and clinical settings. Mindy has served on the faculty of two Universities: University of Alabama in Birmingham with a joint appointment to the School of Nursing and the School of Medicine and at Christopher Newport College where Mindy served as the pediatric faculty member at the College of Nursing as they began a RN to BSN curriculum for experienced nurse leaders who desired to achieve a Bachelors Degree in Nursing. Mindy was also the Director of Education for a hospital where she was responsible for staff, patient and communication education.

She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of South Florida and Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Mindy has been honored to have presented at numerous National, State and local conferences and provided consultation and coaching to various organizations.

Mindy worked at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa and The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio for almost 29 years. During that time she worked in various roles beginning as the Special Projects Coordinator, establishing their Shared Governance structure, Philosophy of Nursing and Nursing Bylaws to set them on the path to Magnet Status. Mindy was also the Director of Organizational Effectiveness and the Director of Patient Experience. In these roles Mindy facilitated leadership development workshops and provided individual coaching to the leadership team. She loves facilitating transition workshops as leaders onboard, as well as facilitating team building and team interventions to create an exceptional work environment. She loves coaching physicians, leaders and other clinicians in creating an exceptional patient and family experience. Mindy has been recognized with professional certification as a Patient Experienced Professional (CPXP).

Mindy has recently completed and published a research study on the Fears of Parents When Their Child is a Patient with support from the Beryl Institute. She is currently finalizing a book entitled, “There’s a Snake on My Head! Strategies for Alleviating Fear and Anxiety in Healthcare (for patients, families AND health care teams) with an anticipated publication summer 2022.

Mindy is active in the patient experience community. Currently, she is serving on the Beryl Institute Patient Experience Policy Forum for Patient and Family Centered Care, Academy for Communication in Health Care Research Committee and University of Houston in San Antonio, C. T. Bauer College of Business Customer Experience Advisory Panel.