Melody Shake

Melody joined the Heartland team in January of 2016 as the Director of Quality and Compliance. Melody has be working in healthcare for more than 25 years. She began her career in Canton, IL as a medical records clerk then moved on to the registration department. She then pursued a degree in Radiologic Technology.  While working as a Vascular Interventional Technologist, she graduated with a Master’s Degree in Health Administration. She then advanced her career and became the Director of Quality Management of an acute care hospital.  She completed her Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) designation in 2015. She now serves as Heartland’s Vice President of Quality and Compliance.


When she isn’t working, you will most likely find her spending time with her husband, 2 sons and their spunky Bernese mountain dog Millie. She enjoys reading and was recently introduced to Netflix.  She is also an avid baseball fan. Go Cardinals!!!