Kathy Montgomery

Work History

Work History
Apr 2005 - Present

District Director Of Clinical Services

Kindred Healthcare

**Clinical and Leadership consulting, mentoring and coaching to the nursing and administrative teams.

**Education and overisght to implement sustainable systems and solutions

**Strategic planning activities related to nursing labor, budgets, buisness development, and quality initiatives to improve quality of care. 

Jun 2003 - Apr 2005

Consultant for Healthcare

Independent Consulting

**Provided  customized consulting services to LTC agencies to assist in regulatory compliance and sytems management based on a needs assessment.

**Provided Interim nursing administration services to direct nursing departments.

**Utilized entrepreneurial skills to market self and services to healthcare organization in need of consulting and interim services

May 2000 - Apr 2005

Regional Director of Clinical Services

Life Care Centers of America

**Development of quality assurance programs for the organization

**Development of policies and procedures to guide quality care in the nursing organization

**Development of survey management protocols and education for districts and region.


Aug 2008 - Aug 2010


Western Governors University

Masters in Buisness and Healthcare Administration

Aug 2008 - Aug 2010


Western Governors University

Masters of Buisness and Healthcare Administration

May 1979 - May 1983


Ball State University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing


*A highly skilled career professional with over 27 years of practical experience in Hospital, Long Term Care, Home Health, Education and Independent Consulting.

*A desire to promote exceptional quality of care and build sustainable systems to enhance an organizations ability to serve customers with compassion and competence. 


To provide leadership, development strategies and promotion of exceptional nursing standards that builds a culture of compassion, competence, and outstanding customer service. 


Member of Sigma Theta Tau Honorary Nursing Sorority

Member of Indiana State Nurses Association

Member of American Nurses Association

Member of Indiana Healthcare Organization

Member of NADONA (National Director of Nurses Association)