Beaty named director of population health for Marshall Health


HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Ashley Beaty, MSN, RNC-NIC, has been named director of population health and clinical informatics for Marshall Health.

In this newly created position, Beaty will drive practice enhancement and quality initiatives across Marshall Health and the accountable care organization Marshall Health participates in with Mountain Health Network. She will use her informatics experience to help clinics develop workflows and processes to capture data, lead care coordination and drive collaborative efforts.

“Population health utilizes data to identify trends and opportunities to reduce costs and improve patient care,” said Nathan Ward, Esq., chief operating officer for Marshall Health. “Having an individual with Ashley’s expertise and skills dedicated to this purpose will ultimately enhance the care our patients receive.”

Beaty joined Marshall Health in 2020 as an education coordinator and informatics nurse. Prior to that role, she served as a registered nurse and transport nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Hoops Family Children’s Hospital at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Beaty, who has more than 20 years of nursing experience, holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Rio Grande in Rio Grande, Ohio, and a Master of Science in Nursing Informatics from Capella University.

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