Tara Nuegent, Director Operations
Tara joined Aligned in January of 2020 as Director of Operations and Contract Administrator. She brings with her a wealth of experience through previous work with Horizon Health where she strategically organized and supported inpatient behavioral health programs as well as various Senior Vice President and Vice President of Operations. She has greater than 23 years of health care operations support and contract experience. Beginning her career as a Development Assistant, her primary focus was contract writing and execution which has allowed her to amass an extensive knowledge of provider and facility health care contracting. Throughout her years in health care operations support she has developed an array of high-level reporting and tracking tools for patient outcomes, incidents, facility statistical reporting, and staffing. Her role in strategic planning and operational support has allowed her to gain experience in all aspects of the behavioral health field from the start-up of new programs or transitioning the management of existing program to the day-to-day operations.