Janice Pirner, LPN, CPHQ, CHEP
Director of Training & Technical Assistance


Janice Pirner, LPN, CPHQ, CPHM, CHEP, PCMH CCE, joined the Missouri Primary Care Association in November 2000. Ms. Pirner is a member of the Missouri Center for Primary Care Quality and Excellence team. She provides leadership, coordinates, and facilitates technical assistance and training on such topics as HIPAA, corporate compliance, customer service, UDS training, MO HealthNet Billing and other initiatives sponsored by the BPHC, NACHC, MPCA, and other professional organizations. In addition, Ms. Pirner coordinates the Emergency Preparedness planning activities for the Association and the MPCA Annual Clinical & Quality Conference. Janice comes to MPCA with a wealth of experience in CQI and nursing. Past experience includes: Pediatric/Medical/Surgical staff nurse, Pediatric Case Manager and Credentialing Specialist for a Medicaid MC+ Health Plan, Clinical and Quality Management Nurse for a commercial HMO insurance company and Quality Improvement Coordinator with a Peer Review Organization which involved development and implementation of CQI projects.