Senior Advisor, Lean Facilitator
Olufunke "Funke" Oladele, MBA, LPC, serves as a Senior Advisor, Lean Facilitator, at Purdue Health Advisors. In this role, she supports hospitals and clinics with improvement projects that apply lean methodologies. She also provides process-improvement facilitation and support for I-HOPE, a statewide opportunity designed to address the effects of health disparities for better health outcomes.
Prior to coming to PHA, Funke supported community health centers with quality improvement projects, value-based care initiatives, social determinants of health, patient centered medical home, and more. She applied lean methodologies to support health centers in improving processes including huddle standardization, improving clinical quality measures, improving patient portal usage, improving referral process, and increasing patient access.
Funke earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Purdue-IUPUI and Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Health Care Management from Indiana Wesleyan University. She also holds a Lean Practitioner Certification.