Director of Quality Assurance/ Quality Improvement

Ellen Judson, RN, MBA

Ellen leads the quality assurance/quality improvement program to ensure performance measures are consistently achieved along the entire continuum of care.  She works collaboratively with all levels of staff to enhance the patient experience and promote positive outcomes for all.

Ellen has 12 years of experience in the field of quality assurance/quality improvement.  Prior to joining Wellbridge she worked 20+ years for Catholic Health Services of Long Island for their hospice entity.  She worked and gained experience in various roles inclusive of QA/QI, nursing management, compliance, HIPAA, regulatory, utilization review, nursing informatics, patient experience and risk management.

Ellen is a Registered Nurse who received her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from Springfield College and her Master in Business Administration degree from Dowling College.  She is a certified green belt in Six Sigma and is certified as a Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse.