Leslie Jurecko, MD, MBA, is Chief Safety and Quality Officer of Cleveland Clinic Health System, and a pediatric hospitalist with Cleveland Clinic Children’s. As Chief Safety and Quality Officer, Dr. Jurecko is responsible for the development and implementation of Cleveland Clinic’s Enterprise Quality and Safety strategy.
Dr. Jurecko served as Senior Vice President for Quality, Safety and Experience for Spectrum Health, a nonprofit integrated health system. In this role, she oversaw patient safety, quality, patient experience, employee safety, medication safety, infection prevention, patient relations, pastoral care, ethics and clinical analytics. She led the consolidation of Spectrum Health’s safety and quality strategy and infrastructure across the system, which she executed on a high reliability operating model.