Susan DeMarino, RN, MSHS, CPHQ, RNC, has more than 36 years of experience in the health care industry. In her 16 years at URAC Ms. DeMarino served in various roles, including Reviewer, Director, Vice President of Accreditation, and Strategic Planning Advisor. She also chaired the Quality Committee of URAC for 2 years and was a Quality Committee member for an additional four years.
Prior to joining URAC, Ms. DeMarino worked at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh for 11 years. She worked in critical care step-down, oncology protocol, and case management, both as a case manager and as the Director of the case management department. Her experience also includes serving as the Director of Nursing at a neurological hospital and a Corporate Director of Professional Services at a home health agency.
Ms. DeMarino has a Masters in Health Care and a Bachelors degree in Nursing. She has been a certified case manager for 16 years (RNC) and is a certified professional in health care quality (CPHQ).