Kansas City, MS (PRWEB) September 19, 2013
MSA Executive Search, an INTEGRATED company, dedicated exclusively to healthcare executive search, announced the placement of Paul Peabody, Vice-President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Bronson Healthcare located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Mr. Peabody is expected to start late September.
Reporting to Executive Vice President and System Chief Operating Officer, Kenneth Taft, Mr. Peabody will be a key member of Bronson’s senior leadership team and will lead initiatives that align Bronson’s information technology functions system-wide.
Bronson is highly regarded as a leader in healthcare IT initiatives, and has been recognized on Health Care’s Most Wired list in Hospitals & Health Networks Magazine each year since 2005. The health system has also received multiple awards for quality and organizational performance including the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Mr. Peabody has more than 25 years of senior leadership experience specializing in information systems, software development and healthcare operations. In his most recent position, Mr. Peabody was CIO at Palomar Health located in Escondido, CA. Prior to his role at Palomar, Mr. Peabody spent the vast majority of his career as CIO at Beaumont Hospitals in Detroit, MI.
Jane Groves, Executive Vice-President, MSA Executive Search, led the nationwide recruitment effort and feels certain Mr. Peabody’s experience leading large-scale clinical and business system platforms will make a great contribution to Bronson’s continued success.
“Mr. Peabody as a highly skilled and experienced healthcare IT leader who will bring much strategic value to Bronson’s senior leadership team, and will be a strong leader to his team and a key resource to those he works with across the enterprise.” Said Groves.
About MSA Executive Search
MSA has been a respected name in healthcare executive search for more than 30 years. As an INTEGRATED Healthcare Strategies company, MSA Executive Search offers our clients a comprehensive range of leadership placement and management solutions including healthcare executive search, director-level search, interim leadership and succession and transition planning. Because we work exclusively within the healthcare industry, MSA understands of the needs of hospitals and health systems of all sizes. Our database of thousands of talented healthcare executives and our exclusive, in-depth process to select mission-critical key leaders has ensured that our clients find the right cultural fit the first time for the long term.