Bio: Patty Kehoe, RN is the President of Wisdom Gate Consultant Services, LLC. In this role, Ms. Kehoe consults with health care organizations, facilities and providers to improve quality of care, implement payment reform and assist with innovative health care program development. She has participated in clinical studies, workshop creation/speaking, responding to proposals and quality measurement activities.
Kehoe has more than 30 years experience in the health care industry and has held executive positions in managed care and quality improvement. She was the immediate past president of Molina Healthcare of New Mexico, where she led the health plan for 5 years; achieving a four-star Medicare rating and highest ranked Medicaid quality health plan in NM for over 5 years. She served as the Vice President of Healthcare Services for 3 years leading the fee-for-service review department, care coordination, quality, and utilization review. Prior to joining Molina, she served as director for the state quality improvement organization external audit and review departments. She received a bachelor’s degree in business from University of Phoenix and a master’s degree in public health from Independence University. She is certified as a case manager.