Backstrom, McKinney join
Healthcare is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to its award-winning editorial staff.
Maureen McKinney is a new reporter in Modern Healthcare’s Chicago office, covering quality of care and patient-safety issues. McKinney also covers regional healthcare business news in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi. McKinney replaces Jean DerGurahian, who left the staff last December for a reporting position at another publication.
McKinney, 32, has been a freelance healthcare and technology writer in Chicago for the past six years. Her pieces have appeared in a number of healthcare industry publications, including Inside Healthcare Computing, Government Health IT and Hospitals & Health Networks. McKinney has a Master of