Nancy B. Riebling, MS
AVP Program Management-Improvement Science – Northwell Health
Nancy Riebling oversees the department’s master black belts, black belts and industrial engineers, teach classes in Change Management, Six Sigma, Lean, Microsystems, Value Management System, A3 and PDSA methodologies as well as mentors projects throughout the health system. The Improvement Science team partners with the system collaborative (Sepsis, Advanced Illness, Coagulation and ICU ABCDEF bundle) to mentor site teams in establishing processes around evidence-based guidelines. Utilizing discrete event simulation, industrial engineers in the department work with sites to optimize patient flow and utilization of resources. Working with senior leadership, she translates strategic goals and initiatives into improvement science projects to drive improvement across the organization.