Debra Croy, MSN, RN, CLCP, CPHQ
DEBRA CROY, MSN, RN, CLCP, CPHQ, is an independent legal/forensic nurse consultant. She works closely with legal teams, analyzing healthcare quality and patient safety issues. Debra earned her CPHQ in 2012 and worked previously as a quality facilitator for a teaching hospital and continues today to support healthcare quality and patient safety improvements.
Earlier in her career, Debra worked in a variety of units and settings with a focus on emergency, trauma, and cardiac nursing. She traveled as a nurse for twenty years, practicing where needed in a span of small community facilities to larger nursing units in metropolitan medical centers. These experiences provide valuable insights into the diversity of practice settings and associated risks.
Financial: Debra Croy is an Independent Forensic Nurse Consultant. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Debra Croy is a member of The National Patient Safety Foundation; International Association of Rehab Professionals; and National Association of Healthcare Professionals.