Karin earned her degree in Information Technology from Duquesne University in 2001. Karin has over 14 years of experience in data analytics with a more recent focus on healthcare IT. Karin was an Interface and Data Analyst at Tahoe Forest Hospital for the past 6 years where she excelled in data mining and interface development for more than 9 Health Information Systems. At the Tahoe Forest, she focused on data migration, business intelligence, HL7 interfaces, report writing and other high level integration development projects at the hospital.
Karin joined the National Rural ACO as the Director of Information Systems and Services in September, 2014. Her current focus is the integration of the Medicare claims data from CMS, building clinical interfaces, and optimizing the data warehouse to effectively manage patient populations. Karin is pleased to be a part of this organization to help facilitate providers in improving the quality of care, while reducing unnecessary costs with the use of data.