Kathy Duckett MSN, RN brings over 25 years of expertise in clinical, regulatory, operations management and program development. She is currently the Director of Advanced Care at Home with Home Health Foundation, a member of the Wellforce System in MA. In addition, she owns K. Duckett Consulting LLC, a firm specializing in clinical, regulatory, and financial operations management for home health care with an emphasis on telehealth and technology integration. Ms. Duckett’s experience includes Chief Clinical Officer for CareGroup Parmenter Home Care & Hospice with a mandate for clinical, financial, and quality operations, clinical strategy and regulatory compliance, Director of Population Health for the VNA Care Network (Massachusetts) where she developed Remote Patient Monitoring and Virtual Medical Visit pilot programs, the Sutter Center for Integrated Care as Director of Training and Development where she was responsible for the Hospice, Home Care, and Patient Centered Medical Homes programs and integrating telemonitoring protocols into care plans and workflows, Director of Clinical Programs at Partners Healthcare at Home (part of Partners Healthcare System) where she developed and managed Partners specialty programs including responsibility for financial oversight, and received ten Partners in Excellence awards for her work in developing innovative programs in telemonitoring and chronic care.
Ms. Duckett is an editorial board member of Home Healthcare Nurse, serves as the vice-chair of the American Telemedicine Association’s Home Telemedicine and Remote Monitoring Special Interest Group, of which she is also a former chairperson. She appears regularly as a speaker and panelist nationally and internationally on topics pertaining to e-Care, integrated care management, telemedicine, home healthcare, and innovation in healthcare. Kathy received her Master of Science in Nursing Innovation and Intra/Entrepreneurship in Advance Nursing Practice.