Julie Bernard has worked in the healthcare industry for over two decades. She has held a variety of leadership positions over the course of her career and has built a reputation as an innovative and growth-oriented cognitive leader.
Julie has consulted over the last several years with hospital systems, ambulatory surgery centers, and physician practices with a particular focus on operational efficiency and workforce productivity. Julie has lead multi-million dollar healthcare expansion projects, anesthesia practitioner corporation formation and expansion, research and implementation of electronic health records, quality assurance initiatives, risk management assessment and analysis, facility administrator recruitment initiatives, along with physician recruitment initiatives. Ms. Bernard is best known for her ability to relate clinical aspects of healthcare to the business environment as related to managed care insurance negotiations and reimbursement, strategic planning and implementation, ROI project management, development and implementation of physician provider web-based scheduling system, facility acquisitions, and healthcare construction planning.
Julie is an active speaker on clinical topics of healthcare industry. She has lectured on topics of Neurological Assessment, Neurological Intensive Patient Care, Stroke Patient Care Support, Congestive Heart Failure assessment and Nursing care, Post Anesthesia Care of a Patient, and Ambulatory Surgery Patient Experience and Expectation.
Julie has served on the Board of Directors of the Ohio Association of Ambulatory Surgery Center for eight years. Additionally, she has served two terms as President of Central Ohio Perianestheisa Nurse’s Association during her career. She is a member of The Ohio State University Alumni and volunteers her time with several community organizations.