Wendy P. Ferguson, RN, BA, DipEd
Assistant Vice President, State Healthcare Assessment & AIDS Intervention Management System (AIMS) programs
Wendy Ferguson, Assistant Vice President, State Healthcare Assessment & AIDS Intervention Management System (AIMS) programs, has been with IPRO since 1999. She is a health care professional with clinical and oversight experience in acute, community and home health settings, as well as clinical management and health sciences education in the United States, Australia and South East Asia.
She has had positions within IPRO as Assistant Director of Special Projects and most recently as the Senior Director of Medicaid State Healthcare Assessment & the AIDS Intervention Management System (AIMS) Review Program, responsible for directing utilization review operations, providing technical assistance to facilities and supporting New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) contracts associated with HIV treatment and prevention, perinatal infectious disease, COVID-19 and quality review.
Ms. Ferguson is familiar with the New York and Rhode Island Medicaid environments and provides clinical and administrative support to DOH special projects, actively participates on DOH advisory committee workgroups, is involved in the development of training and webinar presentations, and serves as a provider liaison. She has also participated in ongoing NYSDOH Sepsis and Perinatal Re-designation quality projects and administers budgets and contract work plans for multi-stream funding in excess of $13.5 million annually.
Ms. Ferguson was trained as a registered nurse in Australia and received her bachelor of arts degree and diploma in education from the University of Sydney, in Australia.