Patty Klaerner  
  Regional Director of Clinical Operations  

Patty Klaerner is the Regional Director of Clinical Operations at Harbor Hospice for the Central Texas Region which encompasses Georgetown, Austin, New Braunfels and San Antonio. She is responsible for the clinical and fiscal operations at each of the Harbor Hospice sites within this region. Responsibilities range from regulatory and clinical aspects of patient care, management of medical supplies, medical equipment and pharmacy needs, and ensuring staffing needs are sufficient and in accordance with census and fiscal responsibility. She is also Administrator for all sites within the region and responsible for survey readiness from outside such as DADS, The Joint Commission, and CHAP.

Patty has been in healthcare for over 25 years with experience in Emergency Medical Services, Intensive Care Units and Hospice services.

Harbor’s mission is to treat every patient as a family member. Hospice care is about living life to the fullest with comfort and dignity.