CPC Coordinator and Clinical Performance Coordinator
Mercy Family Medicine
Tamra Lavengood holds the position of Clinical Performance Coordinator for Centura Health Physicians Group. She holds two Bachelor degrees in Biology and Nursing and a Masterâ€™s degree were she earned certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Tamra has worked in outpatient and inpatient settings as a RN both on the floor and ICU; Outpatient Clinic Staff RN; Nurse Supervisor; Nurse Manager; Clinical Nurse Specialist; Advanced Practice Nurse; and Quality Specialist. Tamra developed and implemented a Patient Classification System for Denver Health and Hospitals for her Master's thesis; has created and implemented several programs such as a Family Visitor Program for new moms at MRMC; Patient and Family Advisory Council at Mercy Family Medicine (MFM) and is currently coordinating the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative at MFM . She has taught Pediatric Nursing courses at the College level, has presented countless in-services for staff training and education and is a conference speaker at several venues on various topics. Tamra lives in Durango, CO; is married to Steve Lavengood; and they have four adult children.