Karen brings more than 25 years in healthcare administration
spanning from hospital inpatient/outpatient, medical practice management, and
multistate Hospice programs, serving in the roles of Director of Health
Information and Privacy Officer, Practice Administrator, Director of
Operations, and National/State Hospice Administrator.
- Position: Director of Clinical Services
- Department: Carls Center
- Campus Address: 1158 Health Professions Building
- Phone: (989) 774-6624
- Email: email@example.com
Karen has a Master of Science in Administration, Health
Administration concentration from Central Michigan University, and a Bachelor of Science in Health Information
Management from Ferris State University. She is also a member of the American Health Information Management Association and American College of Health Care Executives.
Karen has also served as adjunct faculty for Central Michigan
University and Ferris State University, and
interim Director of the Health
Information Technology program at Mid-Michigan Community College to coordinate
the accreditation application for the Commission on Health Informatics and
Karen is a long-time community member in the mid-Michigan
area, growing up in Breckenridge, currently residing in Harrison with her husband. Karen's daughter is also a CMU graduate who currently
teaches for Mt. Pleasant public schools. Community involvements include participating in
Harrison Women’s Association to promote women in education and raising college
scholarship funds for a Harrison High School student in need, given out
Karen's hobbies include outdoor activities such as running, gardening, attending grand-kids sports events, boating, biking, and kayaking.