Michelle Newsom, RN
Safety and Reliability Clinical Advisor
Michelle Newsom joined HQI in 2021 as a Safety and Reliability Clinical Advisor. She earned her BSN from CSU Bakersfield and began her nursing career in Labor and Delivery in 2012. In 2019, she obtained her MSN in Nursing Administration from Aspen University. Michelle has 6 years of patient care experience and over 3 years of utilization management experience. During her time in patient and care utilization review, she became interested in patient safety and informatics. Her current role at HQI allows her to utilize her clinical expertise to evaluate patient safety information to improve patient care.