May 2011

National Staff


Jean Coates, RN, MSN, to CHI regional chief nursing informatics officer for the Northeast/South Division from senior engagement manager with McKesson Provider Technologies, effective May 16.

Gerry Furlong, RN, to CHI director of clinical informatics from director of clinical informatics for Centura Health, Englewood, CO, effective June 6.

John Gould to vice president, supply chain operations, from director, supply chain operations for CHI.

Van Hardison, PhD, RN, to CHI regional chief nursing informatics officer for the Washington/Oregon Division from senior manager at Accenture, LLP, effective May 31.

Linda Harrington, PhD, RN, to regional chief nursing informatics officer for the Nebraska Division from vice president for advancing nursing practice with Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, TX, effective May 31.

Brian Norris, RN, to CHI regional chief nursing informatics officer for the Kentucky Division from Deloitte Consulting, effective May 31.

Janet Penz, MD, to regional chief medical informatics officer for the Washington/Oregon Division from chief medical informatics officer for VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, effective June 20.

Joe Scargle resigned as national director of revenue cycle management to accept a position with IMA Consulting, Philadelphia, PA.

Vickie Wickham, RN, MSN, to CHI regional chief nursing informatics officer for the Iowa Division from director of project management for Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, effective May 23.