Laura Rife, MD, is a Senior Physician Consultant with Chartis Clinical Quality Solutions. She brings more than 20 years of consulting and healthcare experience to the firm, particularly in the areas of medical staff education, new leadership skills and training, physician burnout, peer review, rules and regulations, and medical staff bylaws.
Prior to joining Chartis Clinical Quality Solutions, Laura served as the Associate Vice President of Medical Staff Services, Medical Director of Hospital Service, and Medical Director of the Preoperative Medical Services Department of Hancock Health. She has previously served as an external physician consultant with the firm and a national speaker for its Medical Director Leadership Institute track.
In addition, Laura is a member of the American College of Physician Advisors and has her CHCQM Certification through the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. She is board certified through the American Board of Family Medicine and is a 2016 Fellow from the Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence.
Laura received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and her Master of Business Administration from Indiana University Kelley School of Business. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in chemistry and Spanish from Hanover College.