Kelly Skifton: AVP of Compliance & Government Regulatory Operations
Kelly Skifton is the assistant vice president, Compliance & Government Regulatory Operations, at Quartz Health Solutions, Inc. In this role, she is responsible for the organization’s compliance and privacy programs, ensuring adherence with state, federal, and other regulatory agencies’ laws, regulations, and policies to help prevent fraud and abuse. Kelly also provides oversight of the organization’s Special Investigative Unit and risk adjustment activities and serves as privacy officer.
Kelly has more than 20 years of industry experience serving health care providers and health care insurers. Kelly has served in her current position since 2016. Prior to her work at Quartz, she served as director of compliance/compliance officer with Quartz Health Plan Corporation (formerly known as Gundersen Health Plan) and in a leadership role in revenue cycle for Gundersen Health System.
Kelly holds a bachelor’s degree in business management and an MBA with an emphasis in organizational development, both from Upper Iowa University. She is certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) through the Health Care Compliance Association and is Epic-certified in Resolute Hospital Billing Insurance and Self-Pay Follow-up.