Leadership appointment announced for IU Health Orthopedic Services
| Indianapolis—Indiana University Health announces the following leadership appointments for Orthopedic Services effective July 14, 2011:
Lisa M. Brandt, Vice President, IU Health Orthopedic Services
In her new role as vice president, Ms. Brandt will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating growth, quality and patient safety, customer service and physician integration initiatives for IU Health Orthopedic Services statewide, as well as implementing financial performance, patient satisfaction and clinical outcomes measures.
Most recently, Ms. Brandt served as senior vice president at Strategic Healthcare Group where she doubled revenue in one year and helped the organization achieve the ‘Top 10 Small Indiana Companies to Watch’ award from Indiana Small Business Development Center. Previously, Ms. Brandt held healthcare leadership positions at St. Vincent Health and Northwestern University Oral Health Center.
Ms. Brandt graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science in health education and earned her Masters in Health Care Management from Ball State University.
“As a recognized national leader in comprehensive orthopedic care by U.S.News & World Report, it’s critical we have the right person in place to grow IU Health’s Orthopedic Services,” said Sam Odle, executive vice president and chief operating officer, IU Health. “Lisa’s leadership, experience, talent and passion for patient care will be a tremendous asset as we continue to fulfill and expand our role as a national orthopedics leader for the people of Indiana and beyond.”