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Rita Pathmanaban Vice President, Clinical Programs & QA, CareMeridian

As CareMeridian’s Vice President for Clinical Programs & Quality Assurance based in Aliso Viejo, California, Rita Pathmanaban has raised audit scores significantly, overhauled policy and procedures, aced accreditations, re-worked staff training, and created a student nursing program. This is all since moving into the position in 2009.

Watch Rita accept her 2011 Ripple of Hope Award and be honored alongside her fellow winners at the Museum of Science in Boston, Massachusetts.