Florence Chang, one of our 2010 Asian American Pioneers in Healthcare, has been promoted to executive vice president of the not-for-profit MultiCare Health System, based in Tacoma.
Chang will be responsible for inpatient and service operations of the entire company — the hospitals, programs and services within them, as well as Information Services. Chang previously served as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Clinical Support Services.
MultiCare is one of the few health systems in the nation to have a complete electronic health record system. In 2009, MultiCare was the sole winner of the Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence for Organizational Health.
Chang came to MultiCare in 2006 from Dearborn Advisors, where she served as senior vice president and partner. She has more than 20 years of health care information technology experience and received her Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology at California State University in Dominguez Hills. (end)