Operations Director Gina has received North Oaks Health System's Leader
of the Month Award for August 2018.
"As health care changes and evolves, it's a team effort to assure
we are always headed in the right direction," shares Gina.
Gina joined North Oaks in 2000 as Case Management Secretary and Resource
Analyst. From 2007 to 2008, she was a Patient Advocate. After eight months
away, she returned as Comprehensive Medical Rehabilitation Unit and Rehabilitation
Services Secretary. In 2012, she became Operations Decision Support Analyst
and then HIPAA Privacy Coordinator in 2013. She was promoted to Operations
Director in 2016 to ensure that facilities are maintained and that business
operations are efficient and in compliance with regulations governing
Born in Hammond, Gina earned a bachelor’s degree in Business through
Southeastern Louisiana University.
She lives in Independence with her husband Wayne and their children –
Austin, 18; Colin, 14; and Mary-Kate, 8.
Outside of work, she loves to vacation with her family and friends.
“Gina is known for getting things done," affirms Chief Operating
Officer Michael Watkins. "Even when faced with complex projects,
she rises to the challenge with great energy and determination. Her ability
to engage and collaborate with other team members is outstanding, and
she always has her sights set on achieving the best outcome.”