Liz Cothren, MSN, RN

Senior Director @ The Advisory Board Company

Liz Cothren, MSN, RN, brings more than 19 years of clinical and professional experience to her role as Senior Director with Advisory Board. In this role, Ms. Cothren specializes in telehealth, post-acute care network development, reducing clinical variability and electronic health record (“EHR”) initiatives, leveraging technology to drive initiatives for growth, provider-focused workflow development, and financial and operational efficiency.

Prior to her work with Advisory Board, Ms. Cothren served as Assistant Vice President of Telemedicine Services for Ochsner Health System in New Orleans. She led initiatives to develop new virtual care delivery services using technology and informatics, and leveraged specialty group practices to expand partnership with acute care facilities across the Gulf Coast region. Her oversight of strategy, financial stability, sales, and operational management for the development of telehealth infrastructure across the system led to 100 percent (100%) partner retention for the system’s telehealth initiative over her seven years tenure there.