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Dr. David Jaimovichdjaimovich@qrintl.com
Dr. David Jaimovich is the President and founder of Quality Resources International (QRntl). As the former Chief Medical Officer and Vice President for International Accreditation Services for Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and Joint Commission International (JCI), Dr. Jaimovich realized the need to develop quality and performance improvement programs and patient safety initiatives as they relate to accreditation and improving the safety of patients in the hospital setting. He has overseen the development of these programs worldwide, and has worked closely with governments and healthcare agencies on five continents. He brings his expertise…
Jose M Perez-Gallego, LLM, MBM, JDjpgallego@qrintl.com
Jose M Perez-Gallego is a Vice President of Quality Resources International; his responsibilities include business development and management. Prior to joining QRIntl, he was the USA Managing Director for Gesaworld Group an International Consulting firm where he led projects in Latin America, USA and Europe with the private sector (healthcare companies, hospitals and universities), public authorities and multilateral organizations like the World Bank and the Inter American Development Bank. Mr. Perez-Gallego has international experience in health program design, implementation and management. He has designed, implemented and directed health…
Karen Jacobson, RN, BSNkjacobson@qrintl.com
Ms. Jacobson is one of the founding partners and Vice President of QRIntl. She brings with her a strong understanding of the importance of quality and safety in a hospital setting. Ms. Jacobson has over 30 years experience as a surgical nurse at one of the nation’s preeminent academic medical centers, Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She is extremely knowledgeable in all operative specialties as well as caring for patients in the outpatient setting. She is responsible for developing strategic opportunities for QRI in both the public and private sectors. Ms. Jacobson earned a bachelors degree in nursing from Indiana University, and did post-…
Sigal Shapira, MAsshapira@qrintl.com
Sigal Shapira is the Vice President of Quality Resources International, her responsibilities include project development and management, client relations and supervision of operations. Prior to the establishment of QRIntl, she was the Project Director and the Special Assistant for the Chief Medical Officer at Joint Commission International where she was responsible for the development and coordination of special projects. Ms. Shapira was previously affiliated with the Albert Einstein College of Medicine -- Division of Substance Abuse. She began her tenure there as director of a grant project to identify and provide services to HIV infected …
Mr. Robert Wesolowski is Executive Manager of Quality Resources International. An executive with 30 years of experience in the health sector, including management of medical groups, financial planning, managed healthcare, medical staff recruitment, development of health networks and organizational development. His experience has given excellent results in initiatives such as business development, marketing, strategic client development, managing multidisciplinary teams and project implementation. Mr. Wesolowski has an exceptional ability to build and facilitate teams linked at the clinical and operational level…
Corporate ProfileQRIntl competes in the international quality and patient safety healthcare consulting market as well as the area of healthcare information technology. QRIntl assists healthcare organizations to achieve results by improving and optimizing patient safety and quality of care efforts. Our consultants are seasoned experts in quality with extensive expertise and knowledge in Six Sigma, national and international (Joint Commission International) accreditation. They provide a diverse range of services including comprehensive educational programs, on-site consulting customized to meet the needs and goals of the client, and follow up services.
While there are a number of regional healthcare quality consulting companies, very few are truly working internationally. QRIntl’s ability to provide preparation for national and international accreditation simultaneously is cost effective and maximizes resources. To our knowledge, QRIntl is unique among the international companies in that all of the consulting services and written material are presented in the official language of the country.
In addition to healthcare organizations that wish to improve patient safety and quality of care, QRIntl has marketed its services to multinational corporations including large pharmaceutical companies and insurers.
As part of our commitment to the research and development of the field of patient safety and healthcare quality, QRIntl is proud to be a voting institutional member of ISQua, the International Society for Quality in Healthcare, Ltd.