Karen McKinnon-Lipsett serves as an Administrative Specialist to the Director of Collaborative Programs. In that capacity, she works closely with the Director of Collaborative Programs by providing administrative support in various areas such as the Pennsylvania Hospital Engagement Network (PA-HEN) collaborative. She provides administrative support to the Team Leads of the Adverse Drug Events (ADE) and Falls projects, along with HAI work and webinars.
Prior to that, she provided administrative support to the Director of Education and Patient Safety Liaisons (PSLs) by assisting with the coordination and preparation of educational session documentation, invitations, and liaised with the state regarding travel and other information related to the PSLs.
Prior to joining the Patient Safety Authority, she worked in various legal firms within the state of New York as a Legal Assistant.