Growing consulting firm adds pharmacotherapy and critical care specialist to team to help meet growing demand
MINNEAPOLIS – April 22, 2019– Visante, Inc. announces Judi Jacobi, PharmD, FCCP, MCCM, BCCCP, joins the firm as a Senior Consultant. Jacobi will provide leadership and project management to Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs), hospitals, and health systems as well as support for business to business work nationwide and helps Visante to meet a growing demand for consulting services in these markets.
Judi was most recently a critical care pharmacist with Indiana University Health where she provided advanced pharmacist services to cardiac surgery/ECMO critical care patients and direct pharmacy quality services with experience treating all types of critical care patients. Judi has held society leadership positions, including past-president positions at American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) and Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM).
Visante CEO James Jorgenson, RPh, FASHP, said, “We are absolutely delighted for Judi to join Visante at this exciting time in our business. Judi is known across the industry for her expertise and leadership in clinical pharmacy practice.” Jorgenson explained, “Our clients will greatly benefit from Judi’s knowledge of all aspects of pharmacy practice. Hospital leaders in 2019 continue to face increasing financial pressure while working to provide excellent patient care. Judi, along with our other consultants, brings real-world experience and a track record of success in complex health system pharmacy. We see extraordinary potential in the opportunity to advance the business of pharmacy.”
“As an experienced critical care specialist, I have a perspective on patient safety, efficient medication use, and formulary management,” said Jacobi. “As part of Visante’s team, I will lend expertise to research design, patient safety initiatives, and other aspects of pharmacy practice,” she added. Judi is a Board Certified Critical Care Pharmacist (BCCCP).
Visante is a multidisciplinary, clinician-composed consulting firm specializing in the business of pharmacy and healthcare compliance. By diagnosing and solving complex problems, we help hospitals, health systems, pharmaceutical companies, and managed care firms more effectively deliver compliant healthcare and pharmacy services. Our 60-plus consultants include experienced pharmacists, nurses, physicians, IT professionals and business experts.