Arcadia’s senior director of value based services, Anna Taylor, MSN, MBA, CCRN, SCRN will be speaking at the upcoming Milliman Care Guidelines Client Forum in Phoenix, AZ.
Anna, along with chief operating officer of AMITA Health, Chris Novak, MS, LCPC will present a unique model of collaboration/care guidelines between healthcare providers and the payer. As healthcare costs continue to rise and federal and state resources for behavioral health services continue to decrease, the need for standardization of evidence-based care guidelines in the behavioral health arena are more important than ever.
Mark your calendars for Thursday, May 17th at 9:40AM to attend their discussion on behavioral health!
Experienced nurse leader Anna Taylor oversees operations for Arcadia’s quality improvement, care management, utilization management, claims, customer service and compliance teams. She has over 15 years of experience as a registered nurse in cardiac-surgical intensive care, neuro/ortho surgical unit, long term acute care, and emergency department settings – and has even done some flight nursing. For the past 8 years, she has led nursing programs focused on quality improvement, disease management, and accountable care organization performance. Prior to joining Arcadia, Anna was a nurse leader in several health systems. Anna built and maintained programs that became certified through the Joint Commissions disease specific programs, such as stroke and AMI. She also has experience implementing effective environment-based infection control programs, aiding hospitals in becoming sepsis-certified, and using data to drive better emergency department care. Anna is a Certified Neuro/Stroke Nurse and a Certified Critical Care Nurse.