Kathleen Cunningham, RHIA, MBA 

Executive Director, Accountable Care Strategies for UnityPoint Health

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Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Strategy

Spirited and engaging, Kathy Cunningham joined UnityPoint Health in the role of Executive Director for Accountable Care Strategies in 2011.

Prior to taking this corporate role, Cunningham was with Trinity Regional Health System for 15 years; Trinity Regional Health System, located in the Quad Cities, is a senior affiliate of UnityPoint Health.  Former positions include Director, Medical Records and the Revenue Cycle, Senior Director Medicine Service Line, Administrator at Trinity-Moline, and Vice President of Quality.  Management experience includes medical records, revenue cycle, case management, hospital operations, and quality and performance improvement.  In her current role she oversees the ACO strategic plan in partnership with the regional Integrated Delivery Systems. Cunningham has a bachelor's degree in Medical Record Administration from The University of Kansas and a Master's In Business Administration.