It is with great pride we announce that our president, Margaret E. O’Kane, has been named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare 2016. This is Peggy’s 11th year on the list, which includes leaders from the private, public and non-profit health care sectors.
Peggy O’Kane’s Commitment to Health Care
The ranking is testament to Peggy’s—and NCQA’s–commitment to ensuring quality through measurement, transparency and accountability. Modern Healthcare recognized her leadership in “a national movement that has changed the landscape of the nation’s health system.”
On hearing the news, Peggy said, “I am deeply humbled to be included on a list of people who are dedicating their life and work to improving health care in the United States. I thank Modern Healthcare for this honor, and for recognizing that hard work and commitment are moving health care forward.”
The full narrative about Peggy’s more than a quarter century leading this movement is at: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/community/100-most-influential/2016/3417830/margaret-okane/
You may see the entire Modern Healthcare list at: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/community/100-most-influential/2016/
President Barack Obama tops the 2016 list, where “enduring influence” is a central theme this year.
Follow Peggy O’Kane on Twitter: @PeggyNCQA
Cindy is a senior communications consultant. Her focus is building consumer awareness through media and public relations. A communications and public engagement strategist with a background steeped in TV news reporting, Cindy works on developing dynamic and engaging messaging through visual storytelling.