Danielle Pingel joins UnityPoint Clinic — Fort Dodge

Danielle Pingel has joined UnityPoint Clinic — Fort Dodge as director of operations. She previously was as a manager of population health for Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. In that position she collaborated with site, regional and health system leadership and providers to improve outcomes reduce cost of care and improve patient satisfaction.

Pingel also led and managed work with clinic and hospital operations to develop clinic processes in order to obtain key strategic initiatives to achieve performance in shared savings contracts.

Pingel holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Health Services Administration degree from the University of South Dakota, as well as, a Masters in Health Administration from the University of Iowa. Pingel is a native of the Fort Dodge area.