Clinical Improvement Consultant
Christy Mintah is a clinical improvement consultant for the hospital quality initiatives team at Iowa Healthcare Collaborative. In this position, she is responsible for the coordination and implementation of quality improvement initiatives. Christy earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Mount Marty College, Yankton, South Dakota and is a certified professional in healthcare quality (CPHQ).
Christy served as a quality manager at Avera Holy Family Hospital (2003 - 2022) and was a registered nurse (RN) for both Palo Alto County Hospital (1997 – 2003) and Rock County Hospital (1996 – 1997).
Christy has 26 years of nursing experience with 11 years in medical/surgery, emergency room, intensive care unit, obstetrics, house supervision. She also holds 15 years in utilization review, emergency preparedness, staff education, privacy, compliance, performance improvement, patient experience and quality. Additionally, Christy has led initiatives in pressure ulcer prevention, positive patient identification, readmissions, and adverse drug events in the hospital setting.