VEP Healthcare is excited to announce that Jamie Quinlan, DNP, MBA, MSN, BSN-RN, NE-BC has joined VEP Healthcare in the new role of Director of Performance Improvement.
Jamie will work with the executive leadership and individual medical directors to identify areas of opportunity for VEP Healthcare to improve operational performance at our partner hospitals. Areas of focus will include clinical quality, throughput, patient satisfaction, and overall ED and inpatient operations. Jamie will be responsible for helping to collect pre- and post-improvement activity metrics and will develop in-person relationships with key staff at the hospital with whom she will design and implement improvement processes. Jamie will also participate in various presentations as our nursing leader and champion.
Jamie has a strong background in nursing management and administration. Her most recent position was Director of Emergency Services at Tennova Healthcare, Clarksville where she developed and implemented a number of impressive systems and programs that improved the performance of the emergency department. She has a solid educational background in nursing and management with a Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University, Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Alabama, and Master of Business Administration from Western Governors University.
Rob Wyman, MD, Chief Quality Officer, states “Jamie has a proven track record of successfully improving quality in the emergency department setting, and we are thrilled that she is joining our team. Although our EDs generally have excellent performance, there are always areas that need improvement and that’s where Jamie’s experience and expertise will be valuable.”
Marc Hudock, PA-C, Vice President of Clinical Services of VEP Healthcare, states, “We are excited that Jamie has elected to work with us. We are confident that her mix of experience with front-line patient care, clinical management, extensive education, and intense drive will take VEP Healthcare to new levels of service excellence.”
For more information, contact VEP Healthcare. Call 925.225.5837 and visit VEP online at www.vephealthcare.com.
About VEP Healthcare
VEP Healthcare began providing emergency medical management services in 1981. In the years since, the organization’s expertise has expanded into hospitalist services, intensive care, clinical decision units, telehealth services. Today, the owners of VEP – the company’s physicians, advanced practice clinicians, and corporate personnel – deliver clinical staffing and management services to major urban, smaller community, and rural hospitals nationwide. Partner hospitals call the organization’s positive impact on quality, efficiency, and patient satisfaction “the VEP Effect.” For more information about VEP Healthcare, call 925.225.5837, or visit www.vephealthcare.com.