Lynda Mikalauskas

Lynda E. Mikalauskas

MBA, BSCN, RN, CPHQ
Consultant

Background


  • Over 30 years of experience in health care
  • Over 20 years of international management experience
  • Fluent in French and Turkish
  • Specializes in quality and organization improvement, systems design for patient safety

Ms. Lynda “Miki” Mikalauskas brings demonstrated expertise in nursing and administrative leadership to Joint Commission International. She has been with Joint Commission International since 2006 and has held the role of Principal Consultant between 2018-2019. 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, UAE
  • 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, UAE
  • 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 Association of Nurse Executives
  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)

Education


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