Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) June 23, 2011
B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief information officer search for Olathe Health System, Inc., in Olathe, Kan. The top executive search firm in the healthcare market, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations worldwide last year.
Olathe Health System is an independent organization serving the healthcare needs of eastern Kansas. The new CIO will create and execute Olathe Health System’s strategic vision for information technology, leveraging technology across the system to enhance service delivery while building the IT team and infrastructure to fulfill this vision. Responsibilities entail leading technology initiatives system-wide, including the organization’s ongoing electronic medical records (EMR) implementation.
About Olathe Health System:
Olathe Health System is an independent, regional health network that serves five counties through Olathe Medical Center (OMC), Miami County Medical Center, the 34 family care and specialty clinics of Olathe Medical Services, and a roster of more than 350 physicians and 2,600 employees. OMC inhabits one of the largest hospital campuses (Olathe Medical Park) in the Midwest and has one of the busiest emergency care centers in the region. Both OMC and Miami County Medical Center are accredited by The Joint Commission. For more information, visit http://www.olathehealth.org.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers. B. E. Smith’s comprehensive suite of IT services includes Interim Healthcare Leadership, Permanent Executive Placements and Consulting Solutions. The company is comprised of veteran healthcare leaders who partner with each client to create solutions that uniquely fit their needs. B. E. Smith, the No. 1 ranked executive search firm by Modern Healthcare, maintains one of the largest databases of skilled IT healthcare leadership and interim IT executive candidates in the industry and recently placed more than 600 total leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.
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