Laura L. Polson BSN, RN-BC, CVAHP
System Director of Clinical Quality Value Analysis
Baptist Health Systems
Laura L. Polson, BSN, RN-BC, CVAHP is currently the System Services Director of Clinical Quality Value Analysis for Baptist Healthcare of Kentucky and Southern Indiana. She is the President Elect for AHVAP, (the Association of Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals). Laura is a Lean Sigma Green Belt and has an extensive nursing background in multiple specialties including cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology and surgery. She has been a corporate director for HCA Healthcare with focus on cardiovascular care, wound care, quality projects, process improvement, risk management, regulatory compliance and emergency medicine. She has experience working with multiple IDNs, GPOs and Distributors and currently sits on the Surgical Services, Value Analysis and Continuum of Care Councils for Premier.