Jamie L. Kuhne, MSW, LISW-S is the Associate Director/COO for the Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center in Columbus, Ohio, responsible for the day to day operations of a complex ambulatory facility and its outpatient clinics. She has served in this role for three years and was a leader in the local VA’s Incident response during COVID-19. Prior to that, she was the Chief of Geriatrics and Extended Care for eight years, launching outpatient palliative care and geriatric evaluation clinics, as well as expanding programs for aging Veterans in rural settings. Prior to her management positions, Ms. Kuhne held medical social work positions at the VA. Community involvement includes participating on an Ohio Supreme Court interagency committee addressing adult guardianship. She obtained both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Social Work from the University of Iowa.
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