Helen Hoesing, PhD, MPH, RN
Over four decades experience in health care
Over 35 years of experience as an employee of The Joint Commission
Over 25 years of experience in quality and performance improvement
Dr. Helen Hoesing has more than 40 years of experience in health care and administration, and she brings demonstrated expertise as a nursing executive and performance improvement specialist to her role as a consultant for Joint Commission International.
Dr. Hoesing served as Vice President for Nebraska Methodist Health System and prior to that, she served as Vice President at Nebraska Methodist Hospital, an acute care facility in Omaha, Nebraska.
As a consultant and faculty member for The Joint Commission for the past 35 years, she has developed and taught programs for health care quality improvement, patient safety, nursing, and standards in Asia, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. She also consults with hospitals and health care organizations on diagnosis of organizational issues and implementation of change strategies both in the United States and abroad.
Dr. Hoesing's consulting expertise includes performance improvement; work and process redesign; leadership education and skill building; team building and facilitating; standards and survey process education; operational assessment; patient safety assessment; and incorporating tracer methodology and the periodic performance review as management tools.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Vice President, Nebraska Methodist Health System, Omaha, NE, USA
Vice President, Nebraska Methodist Hospital, Omaha, NE, USA
Faculty/Clinical Preceptor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Assistant Administrator, Patient Care Services, Children's Memorial Hospital, Omaha, NE, USA
Patient Care Administrator and Director, Home Health Care, Memorial Hospital of Dodge County, Fremont, NE, USA
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
American College of Health Care Executives
American Organization of Nurse Executives
Johnson and Johnson/Wharton Fellows Program in Management for Nurses
Voluntary Hospital Association
Doctorate of Philosophy in Management/Administration, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Master of Science in Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA