Donna M. Balsley, RN, MBA

Donna M. Balsley, RN, MBA

QIN-QIO State Program Director (PA)

Donna Balsley is the State Program Director for Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network. She has held positions of Director of Nursing, Vice President of Patient Care and Chief Operating Officer for several acute care hospitals in Pennsylvania. In all her positions she was actively involved in developing and implementing quality programs. She has also been a nurse surveyor for the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation program and surveyed hospitals across the United States. She has served as a consultant for quality programs in hospitals.

Ms. Balsley is a Fellow with the American College of Healthcare executives and is Past President of Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania. She received a diploma is nursing from Harrisburg Hospital School of Nursing, a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Messiah College, Grantham, PA and a Masters in Business Administration from Frostburg University, Frostburg, MD.

Highlights

Extensive experience in developing and implementing quality programs

Recognized as a Fellow with the American College of Healthcare Executives