Leadership Team

 

Left to right: SCCN Interim Executive Director Jeffrey Bissey, MD, MHA; Chief Medical Officer Sheryl Morelli, MD; Director of Population Health Analytics Maureena Moran, MBA; and Senior Director of Operations Ginger Hines, MPH

 

Jeffrey Bissey, MD, MHA, Interim Executive Director

 

Jeff Bissey, MD, MHA is an experienced physician leader with a demonstrated history of working in both the multispecialty group practice and hospital environment. He is skilled in medical group practice, operations management, communication and strategic planning. In addition to serving SCCN as Interim Executive Director, Dr. Bissey is Seattle Children’s Executive Director for Partnerships, working with hospitals, payers, provider groups and others to develop effective partnerships to meet the health care needs of the region’s children. He came to Children’s in 2017 after serving 26 years in a number of roles at the Everett Clinic, a large multi-specialty group practice in Snohomish County. These included pediatrician, Facility Medical Director, Associate Medical Director for Primary Care and ultimately Chief Operating Officer.

 

Dr. Bissey graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX and completed his pediatrics residency and chief residency at Baylor Affiliated Hospitals in Houston. Since 2012, he has also been a Clinical Assistant Professor in the University of Washington’s Department of Health Services, teaching health care strategy in the Executive MHA program. Jeff currently serves on the board of trustees of YMCA of Snohomish County.

 

Sheryl Morelli, MD, MS, Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Sheryl Morelli is Medical Director for Seattle Children’s Accountable Care and the Chief Medical Officer of Seattle Children’s Care Network. As Medical Director, Sheryl serves as a key medical leader, principal clinical communicator and clinical operational architect of Seattle Children's accountable care strategies including care management for population health. As CMO of SCCN, a clinically integrated network bringing together more than 200 independent primary care pediatricians, 600 CUMG specialty providers and Seattle Children's Hospital, she provides overall medical leadership for SCCN’s quality initiatives. This includes the development of key metrics related to quality, professional practice and clearly articulating the values and goals of SCCN.

 

Dr. Morelli is a graduate of Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, OH, and performed her residency in pediatrics at Children’s Medical Center in Dayton. She is board certified in both pediatrics and clinical informatics. Sheryl came to Seattle Children’s from Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Ohio. She has been on staff at SCH since 2008 and works out of the UW Medicine Kent-Des Moines Clinic where she cares for a predominantly medically and socially complex patient population. Academically, she is a Clinical Professor in the Department of  Pediatrics at University of Washington School of Medicine. Finally, she serves as Seattle Children’s board representative for the Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

 

Ginger Hines, MPH, Senior Director of Operations

Ginger Hines is an accomplished healthcare leader with more than 25 years’ experience in healthcare administration, operations and management consulting. Her work for the past four years has focused on delivering new models of care, interventions and care transformation efforts for populations in accountable care and value-based risk arrangements. Before joining Seattle Children’s, Ginger was the Senior Director of Operations and Model of Care for Providence Health and Services in the Population Health Division.

 

Ginger has worked with healthcare organizations of varied sizes, including multi-state integrated delivery systems, independent physician practices, hospice/home care agencies, startups in the biomedical and medical device spaces and health plans. Ginger earned her Master of Public Health from the University of Washington.

 

Maureena Moran, MBA, Director, Population Health Analytics

Maureena Moran manages SCCN’s data and analytics team, which is focused on population quality and cost improvement initiatives. She brings more than 20 years of healthcare experience in industry and consulting to this work. This includes 13 years at Group Health, where she co-led the successful implementation and adoption of online and smartphone services for members known as MyGroupHealth.

 

Maureena also spent four years consulting on strategy and operations as part of Deloitte Consulting’s healthcare practice. Her work has consistently required navigating across the payer and provider sides of the industry. Prior to joining SCCN, she served as the healthcare subject-matter expert for a data management consulting firm, helping healthcare organizations increase the maturity of their technical data capabilities and use of data to inform quality improvement. Maureena earned an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from the University of Washington.