Sara Woolsey Beacon Webinar
Sarah Woolsey, MD:
Sarah Woolsey, MD, is board-certified in Family Medicine and the Medical Director with HealthInsight. She is the clinical lead with the Utah Beacon Communities Project which is demonstrating, using health information technology, significant improvement in diabetes quality measures and practice transformation for 53 Utah Primary Care offices. She also co-investigated the impact of an SMS texting tool in A1c levels and self-management for patients with diabetes.
She was the co-editor of the Utah Diabetes Practice Recommendations 2011/2012 editions in partnership with the Utah Department of Health. Dr. Woolsey was selected to enter the first class of the Innovation Advisor Program by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. She has worked in quality improvement in outpatient settings for over 10 years with primary care and has 13 years of experience with underserved populations in Salt Lake City. She maintains an active in/outpatient practice with the Community Health Centers of Salt Lake City.
She is a graduate of the University of Illinois-Chicago School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Utah.