Kate Hill, RN is a graduate of Albert Einstein Medical Center School of Nursing in Philadelphia, PA. As an Army Nurse, Kate served in Viet Nam (27th Surgical Hospital in Chu Lai) where she was awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service. Kate has worked with orthopedic patients in several capacities including Head Nurse of Orthopedics at in Newark, NJ. Nearly 3-decades with Biomet followed in various capacities. Kate joined The Compliance Team in early 2012 to direct TCT’s rural health clinic accreditation program and has fallen in love with Rural. As VP of Clinical Services, she has spearheaded the Rural Health Clinic Accreditation program combining her clinical expertise, business acumen and passion for patients getting the best care possible. She presently serves on the board of the National Association of Rural Health Clinics. Kate is now also working with clinics in TCT’s PCMH program and is seeing that a passion for quality in the clinics is rewarded by payers. Kate lives in suburban Philadelphia with her husband and near her three granddaughters.