Danielle M. Philipson
Graduate Teaching Lecturer, Business
Danielle M. Philipson has more than 15 years of experience in health care administration, including experience providing online education in the healthcare field. She holds a Master of Health Administration from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts from University of California, Irvine.
Instructor Philipson has taught courses on healthcare informatics, medical law and ethics, healthcare planning and evaluation, and healthcare finance, among others. As a healthcare consultant, she assisted clients in developing enterprise wide improvement plans, organization-wide training regarding the use of data in decision making, developing data infrastructure to support continuous improvement activities, and implementing Lean as a management system in the healthcare environment.
Prior to working as a consultant Instructor Philipson worked as the data manager to support five hospitals and one shared services campus through their Lean implementation, as a senior performance improvement coordinator at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center (Long Beach, Calif.), and as a clinical performance analyst at Eisenhower Medical Center (Rancho Mirage, Calif.).
In addition to her experience in hospital environments, she has worked in a variety of other healthcare settings including a student health center, a pediatrics office, and an imaging company. Since 2006, she has served as an online adjunct faculty member and has developed healthcare courses for a number of institutions. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling internationally and spending time with her family, including the German Shepherd that she rescued in 2013.
Degrees and Education
- MHA, Cornell University
- BA, University of California, Irvine