Senior Quality Advisor
Fundisani "Fundi" Mangena works at Purdue Healthcare Advisors (PHA) in the capacity of Quality Improvement Advisor (QIA) for the Great Lakes Practice Transformation Network (GLPTN), which is a 32-partner consortium dedicated to guiding 11,500 Midwest-based providers toward value-based care. Fundi also serves as Senior Quality Advisor for PHA.
As a QIA, Fundisani coaches participating clinicians through the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s five phases of patient-centric practice transformation utilizing a “Transformational Change Toolkit” to help them transition from volume to value-based care.
Prior to joining Purdue, Fundi worked for a number of human services organizations before transitioning to a healthcare management role with a Federally Qualified Health Center in 2011. Fundisani worked as an Operations Manager/Chief Quality Officer at health center in Elkhart, Indiana, for five years. He has experience in Patient-Centered Medical Home change concepts, Meaningful Use reporting, and process improvement initiatives.
Fundisani holds Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE), Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB) and Practice Workflow & Information Redesign Specialist CHTS-PW) certifications. Fundisani earned a bachelor's degree from Siena Heights University, an MBA from Indiana University, and a graduate certificate in Health Information Technology: Sub-Specialist from the University of Colorado Denver.