Karla Weng, MPH, CPHQ

Karla Weng is a Senior Program Manager leading Stratis Health’s rural initiatives. For nearly 20 years, Karla has worked on a wide variety of projects both locally and nationally supporting rural hospitals and providers to improve quality and patient safety, including developing palliative care services, implementing quality management methods, improving patient safety culture, preventing readmissions, and preparing for value-based reimbursement. Ms. Weng has co-led Stratis Health’s rural palliative care initiatives since 2008, assisting 23 Minnesota rural communities and 25 rural communities in other states to start community-based palliative care services and programs.