Leader has Developed IT Solutions for Medical Providers
ThedaCare has named Jim Albin as its chief information officer.
Albin comes to ThedaCare from Santa Rose Consulting/InfoPartners where he serves as vice president/chief information officer with the Regional Medical Center in South Carolina. For more than 30 years, Albin has worked in the healthcare industry and has developed IT solutions that drive clinical and administrative process improvements while maximizing cost containment, and has worked for a number of healthcare systems around the country.
Albin earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Wayne State University and a master’s degree in business administration specializing in healthcare management from the University of Texas.
“Jim’s leadership has helped several organizations transition their information technology to a new direction based on fully integrated technology and workflow. We are excited to have him join us,” said ThedaCare President and CEO Imran A. Andrabi, MD. “Jim has experience developing methodologies and tools for IT organizations undergoing rapid change, and has created and implemented data analytics that drive improvement in clinical safety and quality.”
For more than 100 years, ThedaCare® has been committed to finding a better way to deliver serious and complex healthcare to patients throughout Northeast Wisconsin. The organization serves over 200,000 patients annually and employs more than 6,800 healthcare professionals throughout the region. ThedaCare has seven hospitals located in Appleton, Neenah, Berlin, Waupaca, Shawano, New London and Wild Rose as well as 32 clinics in nine counties. ThedaCare is the first in Wisconsin to be a Mayo Clinic Care Network Member, giving our specialists the ability to consult with Mayo Clinic experts on a patient’s care. ThedaCare is a non-profit healthcare organization with a level II trauma center, comprehensive cancer treatment, stroke and cardiac programs as well as a foundation dedicated to community service.