Ann Doherty serves as the Senior Clinical Taxonomy Specialist for both CRICO and CRICO’s Candello division. She provides analytic reviews of the medical malpractice cases, identifying the circumstances that may have contributed to the allegations, injuries or the initiation of a claim.
Ann supports the training, education, and auditing needs of the Candello clients ensuring consistency across the national network. Ann also serves as subject matter expert in the ongoing maintenance and enhancements of the proprietary Clinical Coding Taxonomy, which is the foundation for CRICO’s malpractice claims analytical process. She is also responsible for the development and execution of the annual Coding Collaborative conference which involves acquisition of faculty, course development and evaluation.
Ms. Doherty has over 25 years of nursing experience which includes Nurse Consulting, Care Coordination and Case Management. She received a bachelor’s degree from Simmons University, and an RN from New England Baptist Hospital School of Nursing. She also holds a CCM certification.
What gets me excited about my work?
I love opportunity to collaborate with such bright and dedicated people. It is a very supportive environment and because of that we are able to creatively find solutions to the challenges we face. There is a genuine synergy that is palpable within our team because we are all passionate about the patient safety mission.
On the weekends, you’ll find me...
Trying to bring new life back to into old furniture. I love restoring useful pieces with new hardware and a fresh coat of paint. The transformation is very satisfying. I also enjoy hikes with my golden retriever Lucy.