Lynda Mikalauskas

Lynda E. Mikalauskas



  • Over 25 years of experience in health care
  • Over 15 years of international management experience
  • Fluent in French
  • Fluent in Turkish
  • Specializes in quality and organization improvement, systems design for patient safety
Ms. Lynda Mikalauskas brings demonstrated expertise in nursing and administrative leadership to her role as a consultant for Joint Commission International. She specializes in organizational improvement and management and motivation of professional teams. She has adapted to multiple cultural diversities having worked in Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Central America, Canada and other parts of Europe. She has consulted in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
Ms. Mikalauskas's consulting expertise includes operational assessment; patient safety assessment; medication management; infection prevention and control; environment of care; executive leadership and governing bodies; performance improvement; and incorporating tracer methodology and the periodic performance review as management tools.

Professional Experience

  • Corporate Senior Director Licensing and Accreditation, Al Noor Hospital Group, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Clinical Expert Consultant, (for Johns Hopkins Medicine International), Hospital Punta Pacifica, Panama City, Panama Central America
  • Chief Clinical / Chief Nursing Officer (Johns Hopkins Medicine International C-Suite team), Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Associate Director, Joint Commission International, Europe Office, Ferney-Voltaire, France
  • Patient Care Services Group Manager, V.K.V. American Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Director of Nursing, V.K.V. American Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Professional Affiliations or Certifications

  • American College of Health Care Executives
  • American Association of Nurse Executives
  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)
  • National Association of Healthcare Quality


  • Master of Business Administration, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada