Vice President, Quality
As MedStar Visiting Nurse Association’s vice president of Quality, Cynthia Anderson, BSP, MHA, oversees the entity’s quality, regulatory compliance, and education departments. In this role, Anderson’s efforts are focused on improving both patient safety and the patient’s experience during their homecare stay.
Anderson has 30 years of healthcare experience, with a combined 20 years in the MedStar Health system. In 2010, she earned a leadership position at MedStar Health Infusion (MHI) and MedStar’s centralized intravenous admixture center as the corporate director of Pharmacy. In her career, Anderson has developed and implemented system-wide quality standards, assessed compliance with and provided Joint Commission preparation leadership and survey support, as well as state and federal pharmacy regulatory guidance. Her quality and safety experience also includes significant leadership roles on MedStar Health’s system-wide committees for Patient Safety, High Reliability, and Medication Safety.
Anderson has a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration.