Allen Joins WHA as Clinical Quality Improvement Advisor

April 16, 2019

Anne Allen has joined WHA’s Quality Department as a Clinical Quality Improvement Advisor, with a focus on providing clinical technical assistance to Wisconsin hospitals. Allen will work under the current Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) CMS contract, as well as upcoming Superior Health Quality Alliance (SHQA) task order projects.

Allen joins WHA with experience working in hospital quality improvement and has Lean process improvement skills, managing projects in clinician practices that includes physician payment incentive programs, as well as knowledge of infection reduction practices. Additionally, she has experience working as a Public Health Nurse in Sauk County.

“We are excited to have Anne join our team. Her experience and energy will contribute to the quality improvement resources our members already value,” said WHA Chief Quality Officer Beth Dibbert.

Allen holds BSN and MSN degrees with a focus on Nursing Leadership and Health Care Systems. She joined WHA on April 8.

This story originally appeared in the April 16, 2019 edition of WHA Newsletter