Janet Beck, RN, BSN, MBA
P A R T N E R
Education
Master of Business Administration
Franklin University [2005]

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Capital University [1985]

Professional Experience
Partner, Healthcare Consultant,
Mithoff Consulting Group, LLC
Columbus, OH [2002-2009]

Senior Healthcare Consultant,
NBBJ Consulting, Columbus, OH
[1996-2002]

Home Care Consultant,
Primary Care Nursing Services,
Columbus, OH [1986-1990]

Director of Critical Care,
Neuroscience and Trauma, Riverside
Methodist Hospitals, Columbus, OH
[1995-1996]

Senior Management Engineer, Riverside
Methodist Hospitals, Columbus, OH
[1992-1995]

Admissions Nurse, Hospice at Riverside,
Columbus, OH [1988-1992]

Critical Care RN, Riverside Methodist
Hospitals, Columbus, OH [1985-1988]

Administrator, Healthcare Specialists,
Westerville, OH [1979-1981]

Awards
Modern Healthcare Award for Design,
Woodwinds Health Campus,
Woodbury, MN [2001]

Modern Healthcare Award for Design, The
Ohio State University Medical Center,
Doan Hall Labor and Delivery Unit,
Columbus, OH [2002]

Speaking Engagements
"Human Centered Design and Facility
Planning," Center for Healthcare Design,
Washington, DC [2008]

"Keep It Safe," Association for Professionals
in Infection Control and Epidemiology
OSU/Hilton, Columbus, OH [2005]

"Impact on Chest Pain Centers," Center for
Healthcare Design, Houston, TX [2005]

"View From the Trenches, Nursing
Perspectives on Facility Design," 7th
National Congress of Chest Pain Centers,
InterContinental Hotel, Chicago, IL [2004]
Qualifications Summary
Janet Beck has over 30 years of experience in varied healthcare roles.  A
registered nurse, she has an intimate understanding of the impact of design on
workflow and operations.  Janet's previous experience has focused on redesign of
work and planning for patient care delivery.  She enjoys the challenge of "out of the
box" thinking and promotion of team solutions to continue high quality care.  Janet
utilizes her strong communication skills and team synergy to create positive client
results.

Selected Project Experience
Operational Design and SD Planning - Replacement Facility
Veteran's Administration Hospital and Ambulatory Care
New Orleans, LA

    Relevance:  The VA is a very technologically advanced setting,
    providing a greater understanding of future needs in healthcare.
    Role:  Programming and Clinical Operations Planning
    Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
    Dates of Involvement:  2008-2009

Holistic Assessment of OSU East
The Ohio State University Medical Center
Columbus, OH

     Relevance:  This academic center assessment focused on
     patient care processes, operational assessment and performance
     metrics.
     Role:  Lead Clinical Operations Planner and Data Analyst
     Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
     Dates of Involvement:  2007

Nursing Acuity Staffing System
The Ohio State University Medical Center
Columbus, OH

      Relevance:  One of the components of this project defined
      contemporary staffing patterns associated with Nursing Outcomes
      Classifications [NOC] to focus on patient care related to acuity needs.
      Role:  Developed an IT system and supported educational programs
      to align NOC and metric system associated with optimizing staffing
      practices.
      Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
      Dates of Involvement:  2007

Programming and Planning - Replacement Facility
Medical College of Louisiana, New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

      
Relevance:  This academic replacement hospital focused on
      GME, patient safety and a family supportive environment.
      
Role:  Programming Lead, Operational and Transitional Planning
      
Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
      
Dates of Involvement:  2007

Heart and Vascular Center - Organizational and Operational Design
Miami Valley Hospital
Dayton, OH

       Relevance:  This project utilized a human-centered design
       philosophy to innovate a new concept for the patient rooma nd care unit.
       Role:  Leading Human-Centered Design Work and Operational Planning
       Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
       
Dates of Involvement:  2007-2008

Heart and Vascular Center - Clinical Education and Research Planning
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

         Relevance:  A human-centered design philosophy was paramount to this
         project for which a pediatric hospital replacement study and programming
         were a part.
         Role:  Lead Programming Efforts and Human-Centered Activities
         
Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
         Dates of Involvement:  2008

Facility Realignment and Operational Study
Mercy Hospital
Springfield, OH

          Relevance:  This project featured a human-centered design application to
          planning and programming.
          Role:  Lead Planner and Programmer
          
Work Performed While At:  Mithoff Consulting Group
          Dates of Involvement:  2007-2008