Jena Mihm has been appointed as General Counsel for Ascension Medical Group, LLC. In this role, she will be responsible for directing, leading, and supporting legal initiatives within the Ascension Medical Group. She is also Vice President and General Counsel for Ascension Health. In her system role, she provides legal oversight to Ascension Health Senior Care, and direct legal support to Ascension Health, the Ascension Health Patient Safety Organization and the Daughters of Charity Foundation.
Mihm was previously the Associate General Counsel and Corporate Responsibility Officer for Carondelet Health in Kansas City, Missouri. Prior to working at Carondelet Health, she was Legal Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer for a national clinical laboratory, a Director of Corporate Compliance for a Federally Qualified Health Center and a Risk Manager for two acute-care hospitals.
Mihm holds a Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management from the University of Kansas. She obtained her Juris Doctorate and a Master of Health Services Administration from the University of Kansas. She is a licensed member of the Kansas and Missouri bars and is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Health Care Compliance Association and the St. Louis Area Health Systems Counsel.