CURIS Consulting, PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT
Jen leads the CURIS Consulting team as Principal Consultant. She has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare field. A Registered Nurse by background, Jen began her career in the clinical arena, expanded into leadership, administration, and finally – consulting. Jen’s extensive clinical and operational expertise, combined with her passion for quality, performance improvement and change management make her a valuable asset to the CURIS team and to her clients. Jen is deeply committed to advancing clients’ transformative efforts toward high quality patient-centered care delivery.
Prior to jointly launching CURIS Consulting, Jen’s 20+ years in healthcare has included direct patient care, community hospital leadership, Quality Improvement Council, health center and network leadership, HIT/software leadership and consulting. Jen served as Executive Administrator for a Rural Health Clinic where she led her health center team through HIT and PCMH transformation. She then transitioned into consulting, where she has spent the last 10 years working with hospitals, IPA’s, Health Centers, PCA’s and HCCN’s and HIT Software vendors to promote clinical integration of technology, develop patient centered care delivery models, quality and process improvement, population health management, and the development of clinical and operational programs to enhance outcomes.
Jen’s areas of specialty are:
- Strategic Organizational Leadership
- Clinical & Operational Workflow
- Total Quality & Risk Management
- LEAN – Six Sigma
- PCMH Recognition/Transformation
- Program Development & Implementation
- Clinical Integration
In addition to holding an active license as a Registered Nurse in 25 states, she holds professional certifications in Care Management, Strategic Organizational Leadership (SOLC), Total Quality Management (TQMP), LEAN/Six Sigma (SSGBC), and is an NCQA PCMH Certified Content Expert.