Regan O’Connor is a senior consultant on the healthcare strategy and operations team who specializes in surgical transformation and process improvement.
Regan graduated from the University of Notre Dame and then began her career at the University of Chicago Medicine in their Department of Surgery coordinating clinical trials in the sections of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery and Neurosurgery.
She has a passion for improvement in acute healthcare organizations and has applied the rigor of her research experience to the facilitation and implementation of Lean process improvement in the healthcare space.
Her clinical research background created a strong foundation in compliance and adherence to clinical and regulatory requirements. Regan has worked with multiple hospital OR teams to improve patient experience and efficiency with OR operations. She is a co-facilitator for the Ohio Hospital OR ReStart collaborative in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.