Linda is running for Berwyn Township Supervisor. Linda was born and raised in Berwyn. She attended University of Illinois at Chicago where she received her BS in Health Information Management. One of the main functions within the role of Township Supervisor is the overseeing of the Berwyn Health Department. Linda currently is the Director of Health Information Management at the Cermak Health Services and CHS at Juvenile Temporary Detention Center of Cook County, where she does the following: Maintains complete and accurate patient records for a healthcare facility located within the largest single-site jail facility in the United States; Innovatively restructures department processes in order to adapt to rapidly changing health information technology; Ensures all staff meet the regulatory compliance goals as set forth by the Health and Hospitals system by tracking the progress of completing annual education modules and mandatory reporting of dual employment adherence to vaccinations. Linda also holds the following nationally recognized certifications: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Correctional Health Professional, NIMS (National Incident Management System) ICS-100, ICS-200 & ICS-400
Linda wants to bring increased transparency to the Berwyn Township and as Supervisor she will work hard to ensure that the Health District is available to the public on a more frequent basis.