Bobbi Jo Kochevar

Director of Diagnostic and Therapy ServicesNorth Memorial Health CareRobbinsdale, MN
Bobbi Kochevar

Bio: Bobbi Kochevar holds a Baccalaureate degree in medical technology from Winona State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. She is the Director of Care Management, Diagnostic and Therapy Services at North Memorial Healthcare, located in the northwest suburbs of Minneapolis, MN. In that capacity, she oversees lab, imaging, OT, PT, speech pathology, and social work, as well as utilization and case management encompassing 300 staff and gross charges exceeding $300M.
Keenly aware of the innovation and best practices needed to meet the demands of today’s challenging healthcare environment, North Memorial Health Care has undergone transformational change resulting in divisional growth of 30% and remarkable improvements in productivity, efficiency and customer satisfaction. Under Kochevar’s leadership, NMHC implemented a test utilization program to partner and educate clinicians on ordering the right test for the right patient at the right time. The hospital experienced significant utilization improvements. Learn how North Memorial continues to lead the way in innovative operations to meet and in many cases exceed, customer expectations.