Judy B. Courtemanche, President
Ms. Courtemanche is the President of Courtemanche and Associates. With more than 40 years of healthcare management and leadership experience, Ms. Courtemanche is an advocate for enhancing patient safety by weaving regulatory compliance into an organization’s culture and foundations for care.
Ms. Courtemanche has authored several publications to assist organizations with ongoing Joint Commission (TJC) compliance and performance improvement, including: Performance Tracing: A Guide to Tracer Methodology and the SOAR TO SUCCESS.
She has served as a member of The Joint Commission Consultant Forum, on the Editorial Review Board for NAHQ, and as member and faculty for professional organizations and associations, such as the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), and American Hospital Association (AHA). She is a national speaker and previously served as a Surveyor, Faculty, and Team Leader at The Joint Commission where she was responsible for facilitating team performance during surveys, surveying standards, and providing on site education and consultation.