Quick Topic Reference -  Staff Contacts

This guide is intended to assist in determining which staff member to contact on various matters. Please call (405) 427-9537 for general assistance, or click on the names below for contact via email.

For Assistance with:


Accrediting organizations - LaWanna Halstead/Patti Davis
Continuous Survey Readiness (CSR) - Mary Winters

Advocacy/Legislation Issues

State - Lynne White/Sandra Harrison
Federal - Patti Davis


Mary Winters


Susie Wallace
Hotline (weekly newsletter)
News Media Relations/Press Releases
OHA Publications
Spirit Awards

Conference Center (OHA) Booking/Catering

Mary Winters

Educational Offerings

Mary Winters

Annual Convention & Trade Show
Live Programming
Streaming Video

Emergency Medical Services

LaWanna Halstead


Patti Davis/Andy Fosmire

Board CEO Relations
Board Effectiveness

Government Relations/Political Action

Federal - Patti Davis
State - Lynne White/Sandra Harrison
Political Action Committee - Lynne White

Group Purchasing

Shelby Faust/Mary Winters
OHA's Preferred Partner Network

Health Care Reform

Patti Davis/Rick Snyder/Lynne White
Federal Perspective
State Perspective

Health Improvement

LaWanna Halstead
Certified Healthy Business
Tobacco Cessation
Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET)
WorkHealthy Hospitals

Health Policy/Advocacy

State - Lynne White/Sandra Harrison
Federal - Patti Davis/Rick Snyder

Hospital Information

Rick Snyder
Compensation Surveys
Electronic Health Records (EHR)
OHA Data Solutions (HIDI)
Patient Data

Hospital Payment

Rick Snyder
Managed care
Recovery Audit Contractors (RAC)
Revenue Cycle Management
Value-Based Payment - Rick Snyder/LaWanna Halstead
Workers Compensation (medical payment)

Hospital Surveys

LaWanna Halstead/Patti Davis
Medicare Certification

Membership Information

Mary Winters

Nursing Issues

LaWanna Halstead

OHA Billing/Accounts Payable

Pam Wells

Organized Medical Staff

Patti Davis

Bylaws/Rules & Regulations
Peer Review


Hospital Advisory Council - LaWanna Halstead
Licensure - LaWanna Halstead/Patti Davis
Medical Facilities Services: Surveys; Health Facility Plan Reviews - LaWanna Halstead/Patti Davis
Opioid Prescribing Guidelines - LaWanna Halstead
Rules & Regulations - Sandra Harrison/LaWanna Halstead

Patient Safety

LaWanna Halstead
Hospital Acquired Conditions

Physician Recruitment

Patti Davis/Andy Fosmire

Quality Improvement

LaWanna Halstead
Clinical Initiatives
  Infection Prevention
  Perinatal Issues
Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN)
Public Reporting

Rural Health

Andy Fosmire
Federal Policy
Transformational Models

SHOPP (Supplemental Hospital Offset Payment Program)

Rick Snyder

Strategic Planning

Patti Davis/Andy Fosmire


Sandra Harrison

Trauma System

LaWanna Halstead

Volunteer Services (Hospital Auxiliaries)

Mary Winters


Andy Fosmire/LaWanna Halstead