Patient Blood Management Expert Joins Accumen as Client Lead

Shylah Quast Brings Unique Blend of Experience to Accumen Team

March 1, 2016

San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) March 1, 2016 Accumen, a healthcare transformation company, announced that Shylah Quast, BSN, RN, OCN has been appointed as Client Lead in Patient Blood Management. Quast was hired because of her clinical background along with extensive experience implementing patient blood management programs.

Quast has more than a decade of clinical and hospital experience as a Registered Nurse at the Cleveland Clinic, City of Hope as well as Johns Hopkins Hospital. Most recently she was Blood Management Coordinator at the Cleveland Clinic where she implemented and maintained projects that improved blood utilization while decreasing costs and improving patient outcomes.

“We are excited to have Shylah working as part of our team,” said Irwin Gross, MD, Senior Medical Director of Accumen. “Her clinical experience along with her patient blood management background provide a unique perspective that will help Accumen as we continue to grow and expand patient blood management programs across more health systems. The skills Shylah brings to our team will help us continue to achieve positive change and help our healthcare partners ultimately improve patient care and health outcomes.”

Disclaimer: Accumen has no authority, responsibility or liability with respect to any clinical decisions made by – or in connection with – a provider’s laboratory, patient blood  management, or other operations. Nothing herein and no aspect of any services provided by Accumen is intended – or shall be deemed – to subordinate, usurp or otherwise diminish any providers’ sole authority and discretion with respect to all clinical decision-making for its patients.

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Accumen Inc. is a healthcare transformation company. Using a proven blueprint, innovative customized approach and proprietary technology, Accumen partners with health systems to set new standards of performance in the clinical lab- performance that drives higher quality, better service and unprecedented value. Accumen delivers proven results in Clinical Laboratory Operations and Patient Blood Management with solutions that are designed to help clients create healthier labs, healthier hospitals and ultimately, healthier communities.

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