Kristy Wright is Director of Clinical Operations Consulting at Simione Healthcare Consultants, LLC and has over 30 years’ experience with home care, hospice, personal care/private duty, telehealth, and home medical equipment, including 12 years as the CEO of a large diversified home care agency. Kristy’s experience ranges from direct care provider to administration, including strategic planning, business planning and growth, operations, policies and procedures, regulatory compliance, culture change, and performance improvement. Her consulting and public speaking encompass organizational and operational design, needs/feasibility assessments, workflow analysis, productivity improvements, training and education, compliance, policy/procedure development, performance improvement, and customer satisfaction. Kristy’s previous employment includes executive C-level management where she was responsible for the administration of a free-standing multi-county agency. An RN with a BSN from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh, Kristy is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, a member of the Pennsylvania Homecare Association and the National Association for Home Care & Hospice, and was selected as the 2002 Home Care Executive of the Year.