Coverys announced this week that is has promoted Ann Burke, RN, to manager Risk Management Department. Ms. Burke will be responsible for the operational management of her new department as well as in participating in the development and implementation of department and organizational strategic goals. Ms. Burke is already a veteran of the Risk Management Department having worked there for over 15 years where she served most recently as a consultant.
“Ann brings extensive experience and expertise in risk management and patient safety to her new position,” commented Anne Huben-Kearney, Coverys Vice President of Risk Management. “Her commitment to the highest standards of performance and her ability to effectively educate will continue to be assets to our policyholders. We are proud to have her as part of our Risk Management Department.”
Ms. Burke received her Associate Degree in Nursing from Laboure Junior College and has clinical experience in labor and delivery, intensive care and management of a large multi-specialty physician practice group. She is actively involved with the Massachusetts Society for Healthcare Risk Management (MSHRM), the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) and the Northern New England Society for Healthcare Risk Management (NNESHRM). She currently is working towards a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) designation.