Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 24, 2013
NAPW honors Jennifer L. Brandenburg as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership as a Level III Perinatal Administrator at Carle Foundation Hospital with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 400 Local Chapters.
“I’m a leader in perinatal care, committed to making a difference,” says Ms. Brandenburg whose experience encompasses both level II and level III facilities in acute maternal child healthcare and regulatory compliance.
Ms. Brandenburg was director of Women and Children Services at Decatur Memorial Hospital for 18 years. Today, Ms. Brandenburg is responsible for ensuring that the Carle Foundation hospital is in compliance with the State of Illinois Level III Perinatal requirements, and the strategic growth and development of its obstetrical, maternal fetal medicine, neonatal intensive care and newborn services.
A six sigma green belt, Ms. Brandenburg is sought after for numerous speaking engagements on women’s health topics. Her resume includes project lead for the Healthy Babies Healthy Mom project by Quality Quest for Health of Illinois and project sponsor of a hospital for the March of Dimes “Big Five” project and her participation on the National Quality Forum committee in Washington DC for the endorsement of perinatal measures. As a dedicated proponent of women’s health services, Ms. Brandenburg continues to promote new and improved programs for women’s health.
NAPW provides an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect, learn and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.