Ellen oversees all quality assurance efforts within the organization, including the development and implementation of a quality assurance program. She is also directly responsible for overseeing the Clinical Therapy Programs, Admissions and Human Resources and services as the Safety Officer and Privacy Officer for Wellbridge. 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.