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Karen Appelbaum

Providence St. Joseph Health
Director, Patient Engagement

Karen leads the strategy and operations for the Patient Engagement Center at Providence St. Joseph Health. In this role Karen develops innovative programs and technologies to simplify and improve the way both patients and physicians navigate the vast services and clinicians available across Providence. Prior to working for Providence, Karen was a consultant with Huron Consulting Group leading performance improvement initiatives in patient access and revenue cycle for health systems across the country. Karen has a Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s of Arts from the University of Wisconsin.