JoAnne Reifsnyder, PhD, MSN, MBA, FAAN
Executive Vice President, Clinical Operations and Chief Nursing Officer

JoAnne Reifsnyder

Dr. Reifsnyder is Executive Vice President, Clinical Operations and Chief Nursing Officer for Genesis.  In this role, she is responsible for leader development, nursing strategy and clinical quality, safety and efficiency. Dr. Reifsnyder joined Genesis in 2011 as Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Implementation and was previously Senior Vice President of Care Transitions at CareKinesis, Inc. 

Dr. Reifsnyder serves on the Board of the Hospice Foundation of America and is the past President of the Board of Directors for the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE), the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), the National Gerontological Nurses Association (NGNA) and Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing. Dr. Reifsnyder was inducted as Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 2015.

Dr. Reifsnyder completed a postdoctoral fellowship in psychosocial oncology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, and holds a PhD in nursing from the University of Maryland, an MBA from George Washington University, a Master’s Degree in nursing from Thomas Jefferson University, and a BSN from Holy Family College.