Katherine Goeser is the Chief Quality & Compliance Officer for StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC (Strategic) and a member of the Corporate Advisory Team, Strategic’s senior management team.
Goeser began her career teaching high school English and working as a communications specialist for the American sales office of a Japanese manufacturing company. Later developing an interest in quality assurance and customer service, Goeser led dispute and claim litigation management for UnitedHealthCare, a large managed-care company in Omaha that currently serves over 20 million people nationwide.
In 1997, Goeser joined Strategic a then consulting business that assisted the provider community in developing a better understanding of managed care. The consulting business led to work with IntegriGuard, an Omaha-based government contractor and a nationally recognized company that focuses on program integrity and payment accuracy within the Medicare and Medicaid programs. While at IntegriGuard, Goeser served as a Program Manager for a contact working with managed care organizations.
In 2006, Goeser rejoined Strategic as Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Goeser oversaw the day-to-day operations of the organization, provided human resources support, and guided Strategic’s efforts to become 9001:2008 ISO certified.
In 2012, Goeser was promoted to Chief Quality & Compliance Officer (CQCO). As CQCO, Goeser works directly with the Board of Directors to oversee the company’s Compliance Program and Quality Management System. Under her leadership Strategic has been able to achieve and maintain Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 3, in addition to three Continuing Education Program accreditations: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE®), and International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET).
Goeser earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech and Dramatic Arts with an emphasis in Communication Studies from the University of Iowa in Iowa City. She is a Certified Internal Auditor for ISO 9001:2000 Standards and graduate of the Trainer’s Institute of the University of Nebraska at Omaha.