Correctional Health Consultant

Kathryn J. Wild R.N., M.P.A., C.C.H.P. - R.N.

Ms. Wild is an expert in correctional healthcare with over 30 years experience in clinical nursing, supervision, management and strategic planning.

Consulting services include program review and design, problem solving and legal nurse consulting (expert witness).

Education

Fellow - California Healthcare Foundation (CHCF) - Leadership Fellowship - 2007/2009
Master’s in Public Administration – National University, San Diego, CA (2005)
Management Leadership Academy (MLA), San Bernardino County (1998)
Bachelor of Science – Health Services Management, University of La Verne, La Verne, CA (1998)
Associates Degree in Nursing – Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana (1984)


Professional Experience
 

Kathryn J. Wild                                     
Consultant
1993 – Present
Orange County Health Care Agency, Orange County, CA
Deputy Agency Director, Correctional Health Services
2010 - 2013
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, San Bernardino, CA
Health Services Administrator
1995 – 2010
Orange County Health Care Agency                          
Correctional Medical Services, Santa Ana, CA
Senior Comprehensive Care Nurse
1985 – 1993
Saint Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA                            
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical Unit
1980 – 1985

Professional Certificates, Awards and Committees

Co-Chair Medical Mental Health Workgroup Adult Title 15 Regulation Revision (Minimum Jail Standards) - California Board of State and Community Corrections (January 2016)

California Healthcare Foundation (CHCF) - Health Care Leadership Program, Cohort VII - 2007/2009 Fellowship

2008 Woman of Distinction – Assemblyman Bill Emmerson’s 4th Annual 63rd District’s - Women of Distinction Awards

2007 Distinguished Service Award – American Correctional Health Services Association (ACHSA)

Certified Correctional Healthcare Professional (C.C.H.P) since 1991

Institute for Medical Quality (IMQ) – Correctional Accreditation Surveyor

Outstanding Mental Health Advocate Award – The California Coalition for Mental Health - 2003


Professional Affiliations

American Correctional Health Services Association (ACHSA) – Director 2002 - 2004
California/Nevada Chapter ACHSA – President 2003/2004
Forensic Mental Health Association (FMHA)
American Correctional Association (ACA)
American Jail Association (AJA)
National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC)
Visiting Nurse Association of Inland Counties (VNAIC) - Director 1999 - 2003

Contact Information

Telephone: 909-720-0961

Postal address
10580 N. McCarran #115, Suite 504
Reno, NV 89503 USA
Electronic mail
Contact Kathy: kwild@usa.net

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