Join us at HAS 17 – September 12-14, 2017 in Salt Lake City



Thursday, September 8
11:25 am - 12:25 pm

22 - Outcomes Improvement Governance: The Quest to Achieve More With Less

Susan Easton

Senior VP, Client Engagement, Health Catalyst

Susan Easton joined Health Catalyst in May 2013 as an Engagement Executive. Susan brings over 30 years of healthcare experience, starting with direct patient care and spending the majority of her career in leadership roles in the areas of quality, safety, patient Experience and healthcare analytics. She has spent the last 20 + years dedicated to improving patient care including the implementation of analytic systems to support performance improvement across the continuum of care. Prior to joining Health Catalyst, Susan was the Executive Director of Quality & Analytics at PeaceHealth, a healthcare system in the Northwest. In that role she was responsible for enterprise wide data warehousing, business intelligence analytics, clinical quality and patient experience. During her 26 years at PeaceHealth Susan had a variety of duties and responsibilities outside her primary director role including overseeing a variety of technical teams: application development team, interface team and database administration team. Additionally she held operational leadership roles managing the peer review process, serving in a variety of roles related to health information management and including administrating several clinics including the opening of a “walk in clinic” in a rural setting. Ms. Easton has an educational background that is both clinical and business related with undergraduate work in nursing and a Masters Degree in Business.