Kathy Tolomeo, CHEM

Engineer, Department of Engineering
Division of Healthcare Improvement

The Joint Commission StaffKathy Tolomeo is an Engineer for the Department of Engineering at The Joint Commission. In this role, Mrs. Tolomeo provides standards interpretation, reviews survey reports, conducts Intracycle Monitoring conference calls, and serves as faculty for educational programs.

Mrs. Tolomeo joined The Joint Commission in 2013 with 12 years of experience in health care in Facilities Management as a Safety Manager/Officer. In addition to leading Environment of Care and Life Safety committees, she has been responsible for overseeing several construction projects, including a 100,000+ sq. ft. addition, multiple process improvements and efficiency initiatives related to regulatory compliance, life safety code management, risk assessments, environmental monitoring, hazardous materials and waste, security, and customer service.

Mrs. Tolomeo is a Certified Healthcare Environmental Manager (CHEM) and has received leadership training from the Studer Group, GE and Six Sigma. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from St. Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota.