Vice President of Clinical Operations, Bridgemoor Transitional Care
Kristi Harral has been with Bridgemoor Transitional Care since 2017, when she accepted a position as chief nursing officer. In August 2018, she was promoted to vice president of clinical operations. Kristi’s responsibilities include oversight of the day-to-day clinical operations for quality and effectiveness, program planning and education processes. Kristi also oversees physician credentialing and Joint Commission Accreditation for all Bridgemoor locations. She is extremely passionate about maintaining the highest quality of care for patients to ensure they receive the best possible outcomes.
Kristi’s multifaceted 35-year career includes working as a paralegal for medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death cases and as a legal nurse consultant. Most of her nursing career has been spent in the acute care setting as an ICU nurse. Her previous management roles in the clinical setting included director of quality and risk management, house supervisor and director of nursing.
Kristi received a Master of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Health Care Administration in 2015 and completed her doctorate in nursing in 2018. She is a member of the American Nurses Association and the Phi Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing. She is also a member of Sigma Alpha Pi, the National Society of Leadership and Success.