CONNECTED HEALTH CONFERENCE • SAVE THE DATE • October 16-18, 2019 • Boston, MA
SAVE THE DATE
OCTOBER 16-18, 2019
Ms. Sheehan is the Chief Human Resources Officer for Partners HealthCare, Inc. In this role, she is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources at the largest private employer in Massachusetts. Partners currently employs nearly 75,000 employees across 12 hospitals and, home health services, 4 physician organizations and the corporate office. Specifically, Ms. Sheehan leads a team of 600 who are responsible for Executive Compensation, Employee & Labor Relations, Total Rewards, Talent Acquisition & Management, Occupational Health, EAP, Childcare, HR Business Partners and HR Information Services.
Prior to her role as the CHRO, Ms. Sheehan was the Vice President of Revenue Cycle Operations (RCO). Ms. Sheehan oversaw 800 staff who were responsible for processing gross patient service revenue of over $16 billion and cash collections of nearly $6 billion for all Partners Hospitals. In addition to her operational role, she was the Executive Director of the Partners eCare project, responsible for implementing and governing Epic’s revenue and clinical system across Partners.
For nearly thirty years, she has served in a variety of leadership roles in healthcare including, among others, as the Executive Director of the Professional Billing Office of the Massachusetts General Physicians Organization. She has also served in leadership roles at Caritas Norwood Hospital in Norwood, MA. Ms. Sheehan has extensive experience in healthcare revenue cycle operations, staff development and supervision, new business development, regulatory compliance, and complex project management.
Ms. Sheehan earned her BA degree in Chemistry cum laude at Assumption College, and her MBA summa cum laude at Babson College. She is currently serves on the Board of Directors of Connance, Inc.