Katie Wehri is Director of Operations Consulting for Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc. (HPS) She joined HPS in 2017 to develop and provide hospice and home health educational opportunities, conduct operational reviews and work with the HPS clinical team on mock surveys and chart reviews.
Katie has more than 25 plus years in the hospice, home health, private duty and palliative care industries, and is certified by the Health Care Compliance Association in health care compliance and health care privacy compliance. She has worked with multiple state and national associations to assist members with Hospice regulatory, operations, financial and legislative issues. She has written numerous articles and provides workshops and webinars for multiple home care and hospice associations. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Katie received her Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration. She spent 16 years working with homecare and hospice agencies with the majority of those years in a Director’s role, prior to starting a consulting practice in 2009.
Katie has been consulting, presenting and educating in the home care and hospice industry since 2009. She has worked for hospices in a variety of settings, including multiple locations in multiple states, a hospice inpatient unity, pediatric hospice and adult and pediatric palliative care. Katie has gained valuable experience in the following areas:
- Accreditation standards interpretation
- Compliance and quality assessment
- Mock surveys
- Health care regulation
- Performance Improvement
- Opening and expanding sites for: Home care, Hospice and Palliative Care