In a career spanning more than 25 years, Kathy Palmer Hurst has attained positions of increasing scope and responsibility, and has gained a wealth of experience in the compliance and related fields. She has piloted many high-profile compliance programs and has overseen programs which have met with great success in an ever changing compliance and healthcare industry environment.
Kathy is currently the owner of Hurst Consulting Group assisting clients with healthcare compliance since 2000. Kathy is also currently serving as Of Counsel at Morris Polich & Purdy. Kathy has also owned her own consulting firm – Hurst Consulting Group, since 2000, and her company provides a myriad of consulting services for long-term healthcare providers.
Kathy also served as the Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs/Compliance Officer with Health Quality Management Group. Kathy also served as Director of Health Care Operations/Corporate Attorney for TSW Management Group from 2003-2010, and as a Registered Nurse, held many high-level positions at leading healthcare facilities, dating back to 1989. Her career has seen her gain a wealth of experience in the compliance and healthcare sectors, and she has also been involved in all aspects of operational management.
Kathy obtained her Juris Doctor from Whittier Law School, while also obtaining a Masters of Science in Nursing Administration from George Mason University and a Bachelor of Science from Point Loma Nazarene College. She is a member of the American Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.