Elaine Griffin , MHA, MBA, PhD, FACHE
Associate Provost, Office for Institutional Effectiveness
Professor of Business
Elaine Griffin is Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness at
Prior to her move to the academic profession, Elaine was a healthcare executive in acute care and longterm care healthcare organizations, and in 1994 pursued a consulting career and served with Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc., until 1998. In her consulting role she taught continuous quality improvement concepts, strategic planning, and service operations improvement in hospitals nationwide. She focused on customer satisfaction through process-improvement techniques such as value analysis, creative thinking and work redesign, change strategies, operations improvement, and human resource management.
Elaine worked with
Elaine holds an RN from the Hillcrest Medical School of Nursing in
Elaine has achieved Fellow status in the American College of Healthcare Executives. She has authored numerous articles with topics ranging from providing cost-effective care to working collaboratively with physicians, healthcare executives, managers, and employees. Elaine volunteers annually as a medical missionary to Central America.
Elaine Griffin, MHA, MBA, PhD, FACHE
Associate Provost for Instititutional Effectiveness