Delamie Thompson’s responsibilities include monitoring and managing our adherence to quality standards, ensuring our accreditation and certification from the Joint Commission, federal government, and other agencies and oversight of community health nursing practice.
She joined Heartland Health Centers in 2013. She holds an adjunct faculty position at Rush University Medical Center College of Nursing where she taught community and public health nursing for over 10 years. She has also served as Assistant Director for Accreditation and Quality Services with the Ambulatory and Community Health Network for Cook County and as a Nurse Coordinator at the Jorge Prieto Family Health Center. Her Master’s in Public Health is from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and she has Bachelor’s degrees in Nursing from University of Illinois at Chicago and Anthropology and American Studies from the University of Iowa, in Iowa City.