Sue Korth

Sue Korth
Sue Korth
PhD, MPH, BSN

Adjunct Faculty

Contact Information:

  • Phone: (402) 815-1125

Education
AD, BSN, College of St. Mary's
BS, College of St. Francis
MPH, University of Minnesota
PhD, Pacific Western University

General Background
Sue Korth was appointed vice president and chief operating officer for Methodist Women's Hospital in 2007. As the top administrator for the 126-bed facility, she oversaw the construction, implementation of services and hiring of personnel. She now manages the day to day operations of the facility. Sue has over 30 years of clinical and medical management experience, including five years as a clinical supervisor in high-risk OB/GYN at Methodist Hospital. Prior to joining Methodist, Sue worked in quality improvement for Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. She has previously worked within every health system in Omaha, and for Mutual of Omaha.   

Notable Publications/Presentations

Patient Safety - Why Now?   Chapter 16 Using Root Cause Analysis process to Analyze Issues of Safety. 2004, Jones and Bartlett Publishers Inc. (sponsored by United Healthcare Consortium).  

Hospital Case Management, The monthly update on hospital-based care planning and critical paths. Vol. 2, No. 12, December 1994. Family Birth Center develops patient education. (Critical Pathways on Vaginal Delivery without complications; Patient oriented schedule for Vaginal Delivery.)     

Professional Service/Recognition/Charitable Boards

  • Given the 2013 Alumnist Achievement Award, College of St. Mary
  • Named Honorary Chair, for ICAN event, scheduled for Fall of 2012
  • Selected as one of 10 women who have "made a difference in our world", celebrating Women's History Month sponsored by Union Pacific Railroad, 2011
  • Named Midlands Business Journal "Women of Distinction" for Omaha, Nebraska, 2010
  • Honorary Chair, November, 2010, Go Red for Women Event
  • Honorary Chair, October, 2010, Race for the Cure, Komen, Nebraska Chapter
  • Women's Fund - Honorary Co-Chair, October 1, 2009
  • Listed as one of Omaha's Defining leadership Women in the 2008 issue of PINK Magazine - March-April 2008