Our Senior Leadership: Heather Gocke, M.S., RNC-OB, CPHRM, C-EFM
Vice President, Risk Management & Safety
Ms. Gocke has overall responsibility for the Risk Management & Patient Safety department at BETA Healthcare Group. Before joining BETA Healthcare Group in 2009, she was the Manager of Patient Safety and Clinical Risk in the corporate headquarters of a 42 hospital system where she was involved in a variety of system-wide risk management and quality improvement efforts focused on enterprise wide risk management. Ms. Gocke is a certified professional in healthcare risk management, is a registered nurse specialty certified in obstetrics and holds a certificate as a paralegal. She completed her Patient Safety Leadership fellowship in 2009 through the American Hospital Association and serves as Vice President of the National Certification Corporation (NCC) Board, a nurse certification agency. Ms. Gocke earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Management and her Masters of Science degree in Patient Safety Leadership at the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine.