Public Member -Rachel Wenthe
Rachel Wenthe, RN, BSN, MBA-HCM, CPHQ, LSSBB, is Quality + Safety Coordinator for Cook Children’s in Fort Worth, TX. Rachel has many years’ experience in process and quality improvement, nursing, and leadership; she had previously served as Assistant Vice President of Quality at Cook before stepping back to be home with her children. She has been the lead coordinator of integrating Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) at Cook when their involvement began in 2012 and was instrumental in leading all of the hospital acquired condition (HAC) improvement groups there, training the staff on Error Prevention and Leadership Methods, and managing the improvement portfolio. Rachel currently serves as the SPS National CAUTI Co-Leader and a Texas Regional Lead where she helps coordinate the collaboration of harm reduction efforts across the children’s hospitals of Texas. Rachel enjoys her time with her family which includes her husband, Zack, her 16 year old, Emma, her 6 year old, Phoebe, and her 2 year old, Britton. She is an avid Chicago Cubs fan and looks forward to their next World Series win.