QHC Advisory Group Team

Bernard Rosof, MD, MACP – CEO

Dr. Rosof is CEO of Quality HealthCare Advisory Group, LLC, (QHC).  He is at the forefront of national initiatives in the areas of quality and performance improvement. [read more…]


Walter McDonald, M.D, MACP – Emeritus Partner and Consultant

Walter McDonald, MD, MACP, has had a distinguished career in both academic medicine and professional medical organizations. His primary interests include health literacy, medical quality and safety, non-profit management and governance, continuing and graduate medical education, and professionalism.  [read more…]


J. Ronald Gaudreault, MA, LFACHE – Senior Vice President

J. Ronald Gaudreault, is a Senior Vice President and consultant at QHC Advisory Group, LLC.  He is an experienced healthcare executive with 40+ years in senior management positions, most recently as President/CEO of Huntington Hospital (NY).  [read more…]

May-Lynn Andresen, DNP, RN – Executive Vice President

Dr. Andresen’s career, which is rooted in critical care, has incorporated the principles of partnership throughout. Her inspired, vocational journey has spanned the fields of quality/ performance improvement; clinical research; patient, professional and community education and outreach; fundraising; innovative not-for-profit project development; and strategic planning with a clinical emphasis in cardiology, surgery, autism, and behavioral health.   [read more…]


Frank G. Opelka, MD, FACS – Advisor

Dr. Opelka is a physician executive who serves as the medical director for quality and healthcare policy for the American College of Surgeons in Washington DC. His current work emphasizes the policy and implementation involved in the Quality Payment Program of CMS under MIPS and APMs.  [read more…]


Theresa Jacobellis, MS – Marketing Specialist
Theresa Jacobellis is Vice President of Marketing at Paradigm Health Plans. In this role, she is responsible for strategic marketing and public relations for the company, [read more…]

Helen Arteaga, MPH – Consultant

Helen Arteaga is the Assistant Vice President of the Queens Network and Executive Initiatives and the co-founder of Plaza del Sol Family Health Center, a division of Urban Health Plan, Inc.  [read more…]

Lyla Hernandez, MPH – Consultant
Lyla Hernandez has devoted her career to improving the provision of health care at the intersection of public health and medicine, to providing training and improving training programs for public health and medical practice, and to designing statistical systems for monitoring and improving population health and the provision of medical care. [read more…]