Kathy Driscoll of Humana
All Home Care Matters was privileged to welcome Kathy Driscoll as guest to the show. Kathy is the Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Humana.
About Kathy Driscoll:
Kathy Driscoll is Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Humana, where she oversees Humana’s community of over 10,000 nurses, care managers, social workers, and therapists.
Under Kathy’s leadership, Humana has partnered with nearly 40 universities and funded the CenterWell Home Health Lab at Emory University to help address the nursing shortage and prepare nursing students for careers in home health. Kathy is also a Registered Nurse with more than 30 years of experience in nursing.
She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Seton Hall University and a Master of Science in Nursing Management and Executive Leadership from Sacred Heart University. Kathy also serves as President of the Board of Trustees for the American Nurses Foundation and is on the Editorial Board for Case Management Today.
Founded in 1961, Humana has evolved to become one of America’s best-known health and wellbeing companies, increasingly focused on two key areas: 1) insurance, offered primarily in Medicare Advantage health plans; and 2) payer-agnostic healthcare services, offered primarily under the CenterWell brand, as CenterWell Senior Primary Care, CenterWell Home Health and CenterWell Pharmacy.
With nearly 260 locations across the country, CenterWell Senior Primary Care, along with its sister brand Conviva Care Center, make up the largest provider of senior-focused primary care in the U.S.
CenterWell Home Health, with more than 350 branches in 38 states, is the largest home-health provider in the country.
Humana employs more than 10,000 nurses along with other clinicians such as social workers, licensed clinical counselors, occupational, speech, and physical therapists serving in various roles across the enterprise.