Luiza Ursulescu joined COPE Health Solutions in September 2015 as a Program Manager, supporting students, developing the program growth strategy and managing operations of the Health Scholar program at Kaiser Permanente, Riverside. Her role includes operational leadership, workforce development, recruitment and training of pre-health students, as well as supervision of projects targeted to improve the patient experience and workflow efficiency at Kaiser Permanente, Riverside.
Prior to her position with COPE Health Solutions, Ms. Ursulescu worked in the Pharmacy department at Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. Recognized as a leader amongst her peers, Ms. Ursulescu was a member of the Pharmacy Partnership Council, Value Stream Analysis Committee, as well as various other departmental focus groups and hiring committees. Additionally, she regularly trained staff on new pharmacy-adopted systems and programs, standard operating procedures, and policies. Deeply committed to delivering high quality care to patients, Ms. Ursulescu looks forward to empowering future health care professionals to strive for excellence, and become successful providers and leaders.
Ms. Ursulescu received a Bachelor of Arts in Art History, with a focus in Medieval Art, from California State University Sacramento. She was particularly fond of architecture and sculpture but also enjoyed studying science and religious history. She is an avid hiker, amateur cyclist, and grateful for any opportunity to read, travel and eat good food.