Chief Quality Officer, MU Health

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Dr. Hahn-Cover serves as the Chief Quality Officer for MU Health. Hahn-Cover joined the Department of Internal Medicine in the University of Missouri School of Medicine in September 2000 from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, where she served as an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine. Her clinical practice is in the Division of Hospital Medicine. 

Dr. Hahn-Cover became CQO of MU Health in April 2013, after serving as Medical Director for the Office of Clinical Effectiveness. In addition to her appointment as Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, she serves as Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri Health System.

In her role as CQO for MU Health, Dr. Hahn-Cover has responsibility for providing executive leadership and vision for quality improvement, patient safety/risk management, infection control, regulatory affairs, value-based care and value driven outcomes & analytics for MU Health Care and for the MU School of Medicine. 

A fellow of the American College of Physicians, Hahn-Cover holds her M.D. degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.