Jill Klingner, Ph.D.

Jill Klingner

Professional title

Associate Professor of Operations Management



  • Ph.D. Health Services Research, Policy and Administration - University of Minnesota

Research Interests

  • Health Care, Medicare, Health outcomes
  • Quality of care, Quality Measurement Development and Implementation.


  • Dauner, K. N., LaCaille, L., Schultz, J., Harvie, J., Klingner, J., LaCaille, R., Branovan, M. (2011). "Implementing a Healthy and Sustainable Food Practices in a Hospital Cafeteria: A Qualitative Look at Processes, Barriers, and Facilitators of Implementation.". Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition.
  • Klingner, J., Moscovice, I., Tupper, J., Cobern, A., Wakefield, M., Miller, M. (2009). Implementing Patient Safety Initiatives in Rural Hospitals. Journal of Rural Health, 25(4), 352-357.
  • Moscovice, I., Wholey, D., Klingner, J., Knott, A. (2004). Measuring rural hospital quality. Journal of Rural Health, 20(4), 383-93.
  • Casey, M. M., Klingner, J., Moscovice, I. (2002). Pharmacy services in rural areas: is the problem geographic access or financial access?. Journal of Rural Health, 18(3), 467-77.

Courses Taught

  • Health Care Quality and Patient Safetly
  • Production and Operations Management
  • Health Care Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Families and Health Care Businesses in Thailand


Additional Information

  • Adjunct Faculty for Pharmacy
  • Investigator for University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center