Carole Fisher, President and CEO of Nathan Adelson Hospice, brings a strong belief in the hospice philosophy, a passion for the organization’s mission and a wealth of knowledge of the healthcare industry to her leadership role. Her vision for Nathan Adelson Hospice to be the hospice of choice, the employer of preference, and the training center of excellence. Under her guidance, the organization has been a multiyear honoree of the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work list. In 2016, Nathan Adelson Hospice achieved the Malcolm Baldrige regional Level 3 Southwest Alliance for Excellence award.
Prior to her role at the hospice, Ms. Fisher served as the Executive Director for Southwest Medical Associates (SMA). A superior chief administrator, she was responsible for overseeing eight medical clinics, and charged with improving quality, access, and coordination of care for seniors.
Ms. Fisher has become an industry leader known for improving and advancing health care on a local, state and national level. In 2015, she attained her Master of Leadership Arts and Sciences from the Thayer Institute. Most recently, her professional and community accomplishments have also been recognized through awards and honors including: the 2017 Women’s Hall of Fame Pioneer Award by Women’s Chamber of Commerce; named one of Las Vegas' Top 100 Women of Influence 2015 and 2016 by My Vegas Magazine; Executive of the Year 2016 by Silver State Awards.
Ms. Fisher currently serves as a board member/member of the HCA/MountainView Hospital, National Partnership for Hospice Innovation, Visiting Nurse Association of America and Women Business Leaders in Healthcare. Ms. Fisher also serves on the board and is an adjunct faculty member of The Thayer Institute.