Diane Torres

Diane D. Torres

MM, RN, CJCP, FACHE
Consultant

Background


  • 35 years of experience in health care
  • Over 20 years in a leadership role
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, including interim turn around assignments
  • Expertise in hospital, ambulatory care, and performance improvement consulting
  • Expert experience in behavioral, mental health, addiction services, and management of behavioral health services

Ms. Diane Torres's consulting expertise includes performance improvement; strategic/tactical planning; outcome measurement and clinical benchmarking; leadership development and education; staffing and productivity; dysfunctional organization analysis and correction; and standards and survey process education and preparation. Ms. Torres has conducted consultations and/or educational programs in Asia, the Americas, the Middle East, and Europe.

Professional Experience


  • President and CEO of a multi-hospital system with a freestanding ambulatory surgical center, community hospice, regional cancer center, and numerous other health-related services, Illinois, USA
  • President and CEO of acute care and critical access hospital(s), various locations
  • Hospital Chief Executive Officer, Florida, USA
  • Vice President of operations and patient services, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer, responsible for all professional, ancillary and nursing care departments

Professional Affiliations or Certifications


  • American Academy of Medical Administrators
  • Certified Joint Commission Professional
  • Fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives
  • Joint Commission Certified Yellow Belt

Education


  • Master of Business Management, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA