Community Health Network has promoted North Region Chief Operating Officer Kelly Barton to vice president of product line strategy – Integrated Primary Care. In her new role, she will be responsible for the network’s strategic and business development. Barton will lead ways to improve the process to reduce clinical variation and improve quality, as well as identify opportunities for success in value-based care while driving growth within Integrated Primary Care.
Before coming to Community in 2016, she served as vice president for clinical operations for Wisconsin-based Gundersen Health System. Barton holds a masters of public health degree from the University of Minnesota; and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.