FAIRBURY – Erin Starr RN, chief nursing officer and chief quality officer at Jefferson Community Health & Life in Fairbury, has earned her Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Bellevue University.
Starr has been with Jefferson Community Health & Life since 2003. She began as an RN in acute care, and began working in patient safety and risk management in 2007. She was promoted to Chief Quality Officer in 2010, and Chief Nursing Officer in 2019. She supervises the areas of acute nursing, surgery, employee safety, infection prevention, therapy and rehab services, laboratory, radiology, EMR specialist, home health, risk management, and pharmacy.
She became a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) in 2016.
She is a member of the Nebraska Association of Healthcare Quality Risk and Safety, the National Association of Healthcare Quality.
Starr has two children, Samantha and Ben.