Great Plains Quality Innovation Network

Using the collective knowledge and resources of its members to achieve better healthcare, improved health and lower healthcare costs

Who We Are

Great Plains Quality Innovation Network is the Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for North Dakota and South Dakota. Great Plains QIN partner organizations have a long history of collaborating to improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare in the region.

Our Mission

Great Plains Quality Innovation Network uses the collective knowledge and resources of its members to achieve the aims of better health care, improved health, safer care and lower healthcare costs.

Our Vision

Through collaboration and partnership, Great Plains Quality Innovation Network aspires to make health in our region the best in the nation.

Our Leadership Team

 

Ryan Sailor, MBA

Ryan Sailor, MBA

Chief Executive Officer
Great Plains QIN

Nancy Beaumont

Nancy Beaumont

Vice President
Great Plains QIN

Julie Overstreet, CPA

Julie Overstreet, CPA

Chief Financial Officer
Great Plains QIN

Our Quality Improvement Team

 

Stacie Fredenburg, BA

Stacie Fredenburg, BA

Quality Improvement Advisor

Natasha Green, MBA, RN

Natasha Green, MBA, RN

Quality Improvement Advisor

Krystal Hays, DNP, RN, RAC-CT

Krystal Hays, DNP, RN, RAC-CT

Regional Project Manager

Lori Hintz, RN, CDP, CADDCT

Lori Hintz, RN, CDP, CADDCT

Quality Improvement Advisor

Dee Kaser, RN, CDCES

Dee Kaser, RN, CDCES

Quality Improvement Advisor

Michelle Lauckner, RN, BA, RAC-CT, IP-BC

Michelle Lauckner, RN, BA, RAC-CT, IP-BC

Quality Improvement Advisor

Nikki Medalen, MS, BSN

Nikki Medalen, MS, BSN

Quality Improvement Advisor

Lisa Thorp, BSN, CDCES

Lisa Thorp, BSN, CDCES

Quality Improvement Advisor

Tammy Wagner, RN, LSSGB

Tammy Wagner, RN, LSSGB

Quality Improvement Advisor

Jeremy Frink

Jeremy Frink

Information Technology Director

Lorrie Lendvoy, MS

Lorrie Lendvoy, MS

Statistician

Keri McDermott, BA

Keri McDermott, BA

Communications Director

Our Partnership to Advance Tribal Health (PATH) Team

 

Natasha Green, MBA, RN

Natasha Green, MBA, RN

Regional Lead

Vicki Palmreuter, BS

Vicki Palmreuter, BS

Quality Improvement Advisor

Denise Kolba, MS, CNS, RN

Denise Kolba, MS, CNS, RN

Quality Improvement Advisor

Tasha Peltier, MPH, CPH

Tasha Peltier, MPH, CPH

Quality Improvement Advisor

Nancy McDonald, BSN, RN, CPHQ

Nancy McDonald, BSN, RN, CPHQ

Quality Improvement Advisor

Lisa Thorp, BSN, CDCES

Lisa Thorp, BSN, CDCES

Quality Improvement Advisor