Mary Gracey-White is a Registered Nurse with experience in acute and post-acute care. Mary brings a great deal of knowledge and expertise to our Association. Her past experience include a variety of leadership positions in the clinical and regulatory areas including long term care consultant, director of staff development, a quality assurance coordinator and a wound care director within long term care facilities. In addition to her impressive, hands-on, long term care experience, she also has invaluable experience in reviewing and assessing facility compliance with all aspects of federal and state regulations.
As the Director of Regulatory Compliance, Mary is responsible for meeting the Association’s commitment to ensuring members are knowledgeable regarding clinical and regulatory information to promote quality and excellence for members. In her efforts to meet this commitment and serve our members, Mary and our regulatory team are responsible for providing the following services: on-site visits to assess compliance with clinical and regulatory issues, provision of mock surveys, development of plans of correction, quality assurance performance improvement, policy and procedure development and in-service training. In addition, Mary develops, and coordinates educational seminars for members on current issues impacting the post-acute care industry, interprets and disseminates NYSDOH and CMS Memorandum as well as actively participating in collaborations ensuring communication and representation for our membership in pertinent initiatives.