- July 9, 2014
-- NurseWise, a national provider of multilingual nursing and health education service, announced its new Director of Clinical Care Center Outreach Operations and Quality, Janis M. Dougherty, RN, MSN. Effective July 2014, Dougherty will manage quality and outreach programs for NurseWise’s six brick-and-mortar call center locations. NurseWise has locations in Tempe, Ariz.; El Paso, Texas; Tyler, Texas; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Atlanta, Ga.; and St. Louis, Mo. “It is with great pleasure that we welcome Janis Dougherty to our team,” said Kim Tuck, RN, President and Chief Executive Officer of NurseWise. “Janis is an extremely talented RN with highly-advanced skills in the field of nursing and clinical care center management, and we know she’ll help us further strengthen and enhance our proactive health care programs and quality oversight measures.” Dougherty brings more than 20 years’ experience in clinical care operations, acute care provision, health education and business management to NurseWise. Dougherty has led nursing teams within hospital and health care systems, securing record satisfaction scores and quality improvement achievements. Prior to NurseWise, Dougherty was the Director of Clinical Operations for Healthways from 2011 to 2014, and she served as the Clinical Care Operations Manager for Healthways from 2007 to 2011. Dougherty has a master’s degree in nursing from Jewish Hospital College of Nursing and Allied Health in St. Louis. Dougherty also holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Barnes College of Nursing in St. Louis. About NurseWise NurseWise is a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation that is in the business of providing multilingual telehealth services. We partner with health plans, hospitals, providers, colleges and universities, and other specialty organizations to ensure all callers have access to high quality, appropriate care. Our services are designed to encourage callers to become active participants in their health care, engaging in activities that promote appropriate utilization of care resources as well as better health outcomes for individuals and their families. We have provided uninterrupted service every day since 1995. NurseWise experienced Customer Care Professionals and Registered Nurses at our call centers across the country provide Care.Right.Now. through delivery of health information, education, and advice in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner. NurseWise has locations in Tempe, Ariz.; El Paso, Texas; Tyler, Texas; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Atlanta, Ga.; and St. Louis, Mo. For more information, please visit www.nursewise.com or contact us today at firstname.lastname@example.org.