Irwin Director of SOMC Performance Improvement

Julie Irwin, RN, BSN, has been named the administrative director of Performance Improvement at Southern Ohio Medical Center.

In this position, Irwin will help develop, implement, monitor and direct the functions of organization-wide performance improvement activities. She also will monitor compliance standards with both The Joint Commission and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Irwin has worked at SOMC for 15 years, previously holding titles as nurse manager of the 3 North A nursing unit and manager of the Performance Improvement Department. She received her associate degree and bachelor’s degree in nursing from Shawnee State University and has also obtained medical-surgical nursing certification.

She and her husband, Craig, reside in the Jackson area with their four children.