Bio: Wendi Waugh is employed at a rural community hospital in Southern Ohio called Southern Ohio Medical Center. Wendi is the Administrative Director of SOMC Cancer Services & Community Health and Wellness.
Before working in senior administration, Wendi began her career in radiation therapy and continues to maintain current certifications in radiation therapy, dosimetry, and cancer registry.
Wendi holds special interests in leadership, dance, fitness, hiking, and biking.
In 2017, the center Wendi manages achieved NAPBC accreditation. In 2018, consolidated breast imaging and breast surgical services were relocated to the same building to align with Cancer Services. In tandem with the breast health program relocation of services the group began looking closely at NQMBC quality measures and identified gaps. SOMC connected with Leica Biosystems and successfully launched a quality improvement initiative that reduced elapsed days across the entire breast continuum.