Cynthia Opdyke, RN
RN Quality Specialist – Keck Medical Center of USC
Cynthia Opdyke is a RN Quality Specialist employed at Keck Medicine of USC in the Quality and Outcomes Management Department with 43 years of nursing experience. Opdyke received her BSN from the University of Arizona, Magna Cum Laude. Opdyke began her employment with USC in 2018 after relocating to Southern California from Arizona. Opdyke’s work experience includes bedside nursing for 10+ years, followed by vast experience with Case Management/Utilization review, Home Health care, Quality, Risk and Physician Peer Review. Presently Opdyke is responsible for the Physician Peer Review and Quality data reports for the Departments of: Anesthesia, Neurology and Neurosurgery. Opdyke also has multiple QI projects, one of which is focused on improving Blood Consent Compliance. In her spare time, Opdyke enjoys going to the beach and playing tennis with her 10-year-old grandson.