Ashley Kliewer, MS, PA-C, FHM, CPAAPA, has been appointed to a new role of Director, Advanced Practice, at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.
Ashley Kliewer, PA-C
In her new role, which reports to Dr. Mike Ripchinski, Chief Clinical Officer, Kliewer will provide system-wide clinical practice oversight of advanced practice providers (physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse anesthetists and nurse midwives) by working in conjunction with the Medical Staff Department Chairs and Division Chiefs and clinical leadership within the hospital and LG Health Physicians.
Kliewer will serve on the Medical Executive Committee and chair the Joint Advanced Practice Council. She will also ensure APP compliance with federal and state rules and regulations, monitor quality and safety initiatives, and play a pivotal role in recruiting new APP talent, developing future APP leaders and creating APP retention strategies.
Kliewer graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She has 11 years of experience as a physician assistant, including six years as the lead advanced practice provider for LGHP Hospitalists.