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Najiba Emadi CSSBB

Expert Advisor

Process Improvement, Operational Excellence

About Najiba

Najiba Emadi is a dynamic healthcare leader, currently serving as a Senior Advisor at a Healthcare DEI Process Improvement Consulting Firm. She has amassed over three decades of experience in the healthcare industry and established a reputation for driving transformational change and delivering impressive results.

With a solid educational foundation including a B.S. in Medical Technology from Temple University and notable certifications such as Six Sigma Black Belt and Health Care Delivery Improvement, Najiba Emadi has consistently driven transformational change in the healthcare sector. At WellSpan Health, her strategic initiatives led to increased direct admissions, eradication of bloodstream infections, and ensured the availability of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Her tenure at Penn State Hershey Medical Center saw the development of a performance improvement program that culminated in a high-scoring pay-for-performance initiative. Furthermore, her roles at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia resulted in significant process improvements, including reduced physician correspondence time, implementation of an electronic patient safety event reporting system, and a dramatic decrease in errors in Outpatient Laboratories. These accomplishments highlight her ability to leverage her expertise and technology proficiency for substantial quality improvement and process management in healthcare.

A dedicated advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion, Najiba was instrumental in developing an “Inclusion Champion” program at WellSpan Health. This initiative aimed at identifying and interrupting bias has shown initial improvements in belonging scores among minority groups.

Najiba's commitment to continuous learning is evident in her transformative approach to training. She developed and delivered cohesive training modules which include Lean, Patient Safety, Root Cause Analysis, High Reliability, Human Factors, the Shingo Model, A3 thinking, and Data Analysis.

Najiba Emadi's blend of experience, expertise, and empathy makes her an influential figure in healthcare consulting. Her diverse background and proven results underscore her unwavering commitment to enhancing healthcare delivery, patient safety, and organizational culture.

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