LTC Advisory Committee

The Center for Patient Safety LTC PSO Advisory Committee represents the CPS LTC PSO participating organizations and other key stakeholders in CPS LTC PSO activities.

Nancie McAnaugh
Interim Chief Executive Officer/COO
LeadingAge Missouri
Jefferson City

Deborah Finley
Director, Nursing Home and Physician Services

Nicky Martin
LTC Leadership Coach
University of Missouri-Columbia
Sinclair School of Nursing

Lorie Towe
Executive Vice President, Operations & Regulatory Affairs
Missouri Health Care Association
Jefferson City

Amy Vogelsmeier
Assistant Professor, John A. Hartford Geriatric Nursing Scholar
University of Missouri-Columbia
Sinclair School of Nursing

Center for Patient Safety

Kathy Wire, CHAIR
Project Manager

Alex Christgen
Executive Director

Eunice Halverson
Patient Safety Specialist

Lee Varner
Patient Safety Director


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