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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY July 2013 | Archived Issues

Coren to Lead Pre-Procedure Services

Rachel Coren, MS, MPH, has been named manager of Cedars-Sinai Pre-Procedure Services within the OR/Anesthesia/Surgery Center service line.

Coren will be responsible for the Anesthesia Pre-Procedure Evaluation Center in the Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion and will work across the health system to improve patient, surgeon and referring physician procedural experiences. She will continue to work as manager in Clinical Care Services Administration.

Coren has worked closely with the OR service line over the past year to re-engineer the process of pre-procedure patient preparation. Her leadership has helped create a comprehensive clinic setting to better meet the needs of patients, their surgical teams and referring physicians.  

Coren began her career at Cedars-Sinai in the Women’s Heart Center. In 2009, she worked as an intern in the Medical Care Foundation. Upon completion of her master’s in Public Health from UCLA, she was selected as administrative fellow. For the past three years she has played an integral role in Clinical Care Services, working on process improvement efforts and helping to advance the organization’s strategic initiatives.