Mary Jo Heglund, MBA, BSN, RN
Director, Infusion Services
Mary Jo Heglund is an experienced Registered Nurse with 30 years’ experience as a Nursing Educator and Nursing Supervisor. She has managed a 28-bed in-patient post-cardiac transplant unit with 35 FTE’s, supervised a medical office building build-out, and acted as General Manager of a medical building, acute care, ambulatory infusion clinic, laboratory and radiology departments.
Mary Jo has over 28 years of combined experience working in the Alternate Site Infusion and the Specialty Infusion markets. She acted as Corporate Clinical Manager and was promoted to Director of Clinical Services for OptionCare and was the Director of Clinical Services for InfuScience, a startup infusion company. At InfuScience she received Employee of the Year award as well as Core Values Champion of the Year.
Prior to joining CSI Specialty Group, Mary Jo was Vice-President for Nursing at AxelaCare. Her responsibilities included budget development and management, and obtaining and maintaining licensure and accreditation. She was responsible for the care provided to over 2500 specialty infusion patients with 450 nurses.
As a member of senior AxelaCare leadership, Mary Jo was responsible for the company’s quality program including clinical, financial and patient experience outcomes. She was lead on quality components of URAC accreditation with AxelaCare achieving a score of 100% on their initial survey. Mary Jo received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Lewis University in Lockport, Illinois and her Master’s degree in Business from North Park University in Chicago.