Mary Redmond Wehrly, MSA, RN, CJCP
Ms. Mary Wehrly brings a variety of experiences to Joint Commission Resources. Ms. Wehrly has vast experience in senior leadership for quality, patient safety, risk management and accreditation. Her many accomplishments include leading organizations through numerous Joint Commission, CMS, and licensing surveys, colleague engagement and safety initiatives, leadership at the corporate level with the perinatal patient safety steering team.
Ms. Wehrly has worked in a variety of settings, including labor and delivery, maternal–fetal medicine, perinatal home health, nursing education, and research. For over 25 years, Ms. Wehrly has worked in quality/performance improvement and accreditation, and most recently was the director of clinical quality, safety and risk services, responsible for compliance with Joint Commission standards (hospital, behavioral health, and home care manuals) and CMS Conditions of Participation, patient relations grievance and complaint management, recipient rights, patient safety, and risk management for a 3 hospital system.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Clinical experience in obstetrics and gynecology, public health, quality, performance improvement, and more recently, system-wide accreditation and patient safety/risk
Core measure abstraction and reporting, and quality net security administration
Lead quality improvement teams, using multiple performance improvement processes and tools, including RCA, FMEA, LEAN, six sigma, and other performance improvement tools
Participated in site visits as a nurse reviewer for the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Voluntary Review of Quality of Care program
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
Baldrige Examiner, Michigan Quality Council, 2012-2014
Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP)
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Mercy College of Detroit, Detroit, MI, USA
Master of Science in Administration: Health Care Administration, Central Michigan University, Mt Pleasant, MI, USA