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Yvonne Mugford began at UCLA Health in 2003 as a Computer Recourse Manager and Application Manager of Clinical Documentation before transitioning to the Nursing Informatics Team in 2013. Mugford has served as an innovator by researching and applying technologies that improve patient safety, communication and satisfaction.  She has previous experience from USC Kenneth Norris Jr. Cancer Hospital, Cigna Health Care of California, and Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital. Mugford has extensive experience in medical, surgical, and intensive care nursing starting as a staff nurse in 1984. She is IHI Certified for improvement capability, patient safety, leadership, person-and family-centered care, triple aim for populations, and quality, cost, and value since 2015.

Mugford received her Associate Nursing degree from Rio Hondo Community College and her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Arizona.