Kathy Mertens DNP, MN, MPH, RN

Associate Chief Nurse for Ambulatory Care and Population Health, University of Washington Medicine

Dr. Kathy Mertens serves as the associate chief nurse for ambulatory care and population health at University of Washington Medicine - Harborview Medical Center. Kathy has over 25 years of nursing and leadership experience in acute care, public health, and ambulatory care settings. Kathy received her MN and MPH degrees at the University of Washington and her DNP at Oregon Health & Sciences University. She is a past president of AAACN.