Tribal Health Specialist
Traci Medrano joins Blue Stone Strategy Partners as a Tribal Health Specialist. Traci Medrano has a wide variety of professional expertise which includes many years working in the mental health and substance abuse fields. Traci successfully oversaw the assessment and referral department for a 48 bed inpatient psychiatric hospital as well as performed psychosocial assessments with patients. Traci is a trained clinician with experience offering individual and group therapy, working in a residential adolescent treatment center as well as private mental health agencies.
In addition, Traci has many years of experience working in managed care organizations offering healthcare assessments for client needs. Traci brings to Blue Stone, project administration expertise which includes government contracting with the Department of Defense along with protocol services for high-level government officials.
Traci also has experience in full cycle human resources issues which include recruitment, hiring, consultation for external clients on HRIS systems as well as the implementation of HRIS systems, 638 conversions within a tribal government, training, job descriptions, employee relations, benefits, performance evaluation systems, and policies and procedures.
Traci holds a bachelor’s degree in business management with a minor in human resource management. She has a master’s degree in counseling, is a licensed substance abuse associate (LSAA), and is a certified crisis prevention intervention instructor (CPI).
Traci has a passion for helping individuals on their wellness journey, as well as assisting organizations in becoming more successful in offering integrative services.