Quality & Standards Committee

Quality and Standards Committee Members

2020 Quality and Standards Committee Roster

Chair

Regina Bodnar

Carroll Hospice Westminster, MD Term 1/15/2020 – 1/31/2020
Vice Chair

Kanda Wurm, RN

Harbor Light Hospice Glen Ellyn, IL Term 2:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Emma Baron, RN, MPA, CPHQ, CPHRM

Hospice of the East Bay Pleasand Hill, CA Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Kendall Carnie, BSN, RN

Kindred Hospice Atlanta, GA Term 2: 01/01/2019 – 12/31/2020

Rebecca Fear, RN, BSN, CPHQ, CHPN

Wings of Hope Hospice Allegan, MI Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Dianne Hansen, MHA, COS-C, BCHH-C

Partners in Home Care, Inc. Missoula, MT Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Karla Keilhack-Ball, MBA, MHCL

Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice Wichita, KS Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Tarie Kendall

Blessing Hospice & Palliative Care Quincy, IL Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Kathy Lewis, RN, DHSc

Hospice of Washington County Hagerstown, MD Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Amanda Mason, MSW, LCSW

Hospice of South Georgia Valdosta, GA Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Natalie McNeal, MBA, MHA, LNHA

Wellstar Community Hospice Austell, GA Term 2: 01/01/2020 – 12/31/2021

Sarah McSpadden, RN, BSN, MSN, MPH

The Elizabeth Hospice Escondido, CA Term 2:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Andrea Patrick-Baudet, MBA, RN, CHPN, CHPCA

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association Concord, NH Term 2:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Judith Redona, CHPN

Montgomery Hospice Rockville, MD Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Iria Nishimura, MSN

Willamette Valley Hospice Salem, OR Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Debbie Robson, RN, BSN, MBA-HCM

Salus Hospice Irvine, CA Term 2:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Eugenia Smither, RN, CHC, CHE, CHP

Bluegrass Care Navigators Lexington, KY Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Angela Snyder, RN, MSA, MHA

Bayada Boyertown, PA Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Kristen Straining, RN, CHPCA

St. Croix Hospice Oakdale, MN Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

John Stys, RN, BSN, MA, MS, CPHQ

Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care Mount Prospect, IL Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020

Keli Taylor, BSN, RN

Hospice Hawaii Honolulu, HI Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021

Jennifer Vennare

UPMC Family Hospice and Palliative Care Pittsburgh, PA Term 1:01/1/2019 – 12/31/2020
Council of States Representative

Carla Braveman

Hospice & Palliative Care Association of New York State Albany, NY Term 1: 2/21/2019 – 12/31/2020
MyNHPCO Representative

Sandra Nelson, CHPN, MSN, RN

Hospice of Holland Holland, MI Term 1: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2021
Pediatrics Advisory Council Representative

Jennifer Mangers, MS

JourneyCare Barrington, IL Term 1: 2/14/2019 – 12/31/2020
Advisor

Ann Marie Ackerman, BSN, MBA, RN

Hospice & Community Care Lancaster, PA
Advisor

Catherine Grubbs, MHA, CPHQ

Circle of Life Hospice Springdale, AR
Advisor

Kristy Morris, RN, BSN, CHPN

Hospice of East Texas Tyler, TX
Advisor

Christine Nidd

Hospice of the Northwest Mount Vernon, WA
Advisor

Richard Russell

ProMedica Health System Sylvania, OH
Ex Officio

Edo Banach

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Alexandria, VA
Ex Officio

Gregory A. Wood, MS, LSW

Hospice of the Ozarks Mountain Home, AR
Staff Liaison

Jennifer Kennedy, MA, BSN, RN, CHC

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Alexandria, VA

Hope Fost

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Alexandria, VA