The Greeley Company (Greeley), a leader in clinical quality and patient safety, is pleased to announce that Sheri Winsper has joined the firm as Vice President of External Peer Review (EPR) and Clinical Quality & High Reliability (CQHR).
Winsper brings deep expertise providing practical and sustainable solutions to enable organizations and the patients they serve to achieve high quality, safe, and efficient care. Through her EPR leadership, Winsper will collaborate with clients to provide practical, timely, and reliable performance measurement systems. Additionally, she will further advance Greeley’s CQHR consulting services through operational oversight, strategy development, and consultation.
Winsper’s extensive healthcare experience includes a decade of acute care nursing and an additional 13 years of leadership in Clinical Quality & Patient Safety. She joins Greeley from National Quality Forum (NQF) where she served as Senior Vice President, Quality Measurement. In this role she worked strategically with NCQA, AHA, large health systems, CMS, AHRQ, the Veteran’s Administration, and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) to move quality measurement and improvement efforts toward making care high value for all.
“My passion for data-driven, evidence-based programs that utilize nationally endorsed measures of risk reduction and high reliability outcomes closely aligns with Greeley’s commitment to helping organizations transform clinical practices,” Winsper said. “I’m thrilled to join a leading firm that provides best in class services, and I look forward to utilizing my EPR and CQHR experience to achieve the quality and highly reliable results organizations seek, and patients deserve.”
Prior to her tenure at NQF, Winsper served as Vice President, Clinical Quality & Patient Safety/Chief Quality Officer at Texas Health Resources (THR). In this leadership capacity she provided system-wide leadership and risk management of clinical quality improvement, accreditation and regulatory operations, infection prevention, high reliability organization and culture of safety, and oversaw clinical risk management teams across multiple hospitals and physician clinics.
Winsper served as Executive Director, Quality & Patient Safety, Center for Clinical Excellence (CCE) at Loyola University Health System prior to her position at THR. She also held several leadership positions at Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) including Vice President, COO/CQO of the STEEEP® Global Institute (SGI) and Vice President of Performance Measurement & Reporting at BSWH’s Institute for Health Care Research & Improvement. Winsper also previously served as Vice President, Clinical Quality, Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) for American Hospital Association.
Winsper received a Master of Science in Nursing Administration and a Master of Science in Health Care Administration from University of Texas at Arlington, TX. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK.
About The Greeley Company
The Greeley Company is a leading provider of consulting, education, interim staffing, credentialing management, and external peer review to healthcare organizations nationwide. Headquartered in the greater Boston area, The Greeley Company has helped more than 1,000 healthcare organizations within the past three years address challenges related to regulatory compliance, credentialing and privileging, peer reviews, clinician burnout, bylaws, and physician-hospital alignment. The Greeley Company is a part of The Chartis Group, which provides comprehensive advisory and analytics services to the healthcare industry. For more information, please visit www.greeley.com and www.chartis.com.
About The Chartis Group®
The Chartis Group (Chartis) provides comprehensive advisory services and analytics to the healthcare industry. With an unparalleled depth of expertise in strategic planning, performance excellence, informatics and technology, digital and emerging technologies, and health analytics, Chartis helps leading academic medical centers, integrated delivery networks, children's hospitals and healthcare service organizations achieve transformative results. Chartis has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, New York, Minneapolis and San Francisco. For more information, visit chartis.com.