Joy Hogan Rozman, RN, M.Ed., Assumes New Post
EASTON, Md., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care announced recently that Joy Hogan Rozman, R.N., M.Ed., will serve as the company's new Chief Operating Officer. In this position, she will oversee three major areas of the Easton-based, non-profit healthcare consulting organization: performance assessment and validation; data integrity; and interventions. A senior executive with more than 20 years executive leadership and management experience, Ms. Rozman joined Delmarva on November 19.
"Throughout her career she has demonstrated the ability to achieve maximum performance and transformational change as a results-oriented, inspirational leader," commented Dr. Christian E. Jensen, Delmarva's President and CEO. "We know she will contribute greatly to our future growth."
Experienced in both the public and private sectors, Ms. Rozman has an extensive background in public health and human service settings in the United States and Europe including 19 years of QIO experience with the Virginia Health Quality Center (VHQC). As the Chief Executive Officer of VHQC for 11 years, she successfully led the organization through six non-competitive major contract renewals. Under her guidance, VHQC was an unprecedented three-time winner of the U.S. Senate Productivity and Quality Award for Virginia. Ms. Rozman is also the first--and only--Chief Executive Officer in the industry to be appointed to the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Board of Examiners. She is the recipient of the 2004 Distinguished Executive Leadership Award from the James Q. Cannon Endowment for excellence in advancing the field of quality improvement.
Ms. Rozman previously served in several leadership roles as a Department of the Army civilian both in the Tidewater, Virginia area and in Germany, and a large multi-facility health system in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Most recently, Ms. Rozman has provided consultative services to the Department of Defense and a national health system in the Middle East.
According to Dr. Jensen, "Ms. Rozman has a superior strategic aptitude and is a visionary with a clear sense of purpose and urgency." In addition to her work experience, she holds several degrees: a Master of Education in Human Services Administration from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst; a Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education from Columbus University; an Associate of Science in Nursing from Columbus University; and a Quality Manager Certificate from George Washington University's School of Continuing Engineering Education and Applied Sciences.
Delmarva Foundation is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving healthcare quality in over 30 states. Since 1973, Delmarva has assisted in enhancing care in hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, medical practices and health plans. Delmarva conducts work ranging from quality improvement, quality assurance, utilization review to external quality review. The company's corporate headquarters are located in Easton, Maryland with other offices in Baltimore, Maryland; Washington, DC; and Tampa and Tallahassee, Florida. For more information, please visit Delmarva Foundation on the web at www.delmarvafoundation.org.
SOURCE Delmarva Foundation