In 2013 E.J. Cruz Health Care Consulting opened to provide comprehensive services that create a cohesive management and clinical environment that improves the delivery of care and preserves the safety of patients throughout the entire care process. The key to this is the need to identify and reinforce innovation, that supports the recognition of best practices within the culture. Our approach promotes success and encourages the evolution of new, complimentary programs.
To harness the collective intellectual capability of the entire organization to improve the delivery of safe, effective and efficient health care within the clinical environment.
To facilitate clinical improvement through data driven, analytical team activities that advance Quality and Safety through evidence based medicine.
Ms. Cruz earned her master’s degree in Health Systems Management from George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia where she earned entry to Phi Beta Delta, an honor society that resulted in an academic placement at Oxford University, England. There she studied Health Economics, Health Delivery Systems, Health Risk Assessment and use of Quality of Life Tools. She also earned a Quality Improvement and Outcomes Management Graduate Certificate in this field.
Ms. Cruz is a registered nurse with 30+ years’ experience in the health care industry. Her career spans complimentary health disciplines with certifications as a Professional in Health Care Quality (CPHQ) and Patient Safety (CPPS), Rehabilitation Nurse (CRRN), and as a Case Manager (CCM). She served her country as a flight nurse through the U.S. Air Force Reserve and retired from the South Texas Veterans Health Care System in San Antonio where she worked to improve system-wide processes and outcomes.