Margherita C. Labson, RN, MSHSA, CPHQ
The Joint Commission
Margherita Labson is Executive Director for the home care program at The Joint Commission where she coordinates the home care business development team in identifying new markets, familiarizes organizations with the accreditation process, and participates in new product development, strategic development, and tactical operations. Margherita is a veteran health care professional who has specialized in home care services since 1977 and has extensive knowledge of legal, regulatory, and accreditation requirements.
An experienced educator and published author, Margherita received a Bachelor’s in Nursing from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh and a Master’s in Health Care Administration from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida. A Certified Professional of Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) and certified case manager, she was among the first wave of Green Belts certified by The Joint Commission in accordance with its enterprise-wide program of Robust Process Improvement.