Pat Schafer - VP Care Management /UR Services

Pat Schafer

VP Care Management /UR Services

Patricia Shafer is a registered nurse and health care professional with over 30 years’ experience in providing home health care services for a wide range of patient groups, from maternity and child health to senior care for both the public and private sectors.

She led a major growth and acquisition program for a Minnesota-based home care agency, resulting in a Certified Home Care agency doing business in three states with 20 offices. In New York City, she has administered an HRA PCW program, a start-up licensed home care agency and a Lombardi program.

Patricia joined Premier in 2008, overseeing a Priority licensed home care agency, and for the past four years as VP of Care Management and UR Services has managed the MLTC and UAS business. Through her experience in direct patient care, home care management, and government program administration, she has developed a unique appreciation for both quality of care and patient empathy, combined with a sense of program efficiency and business results.