Hinsdale – Adventist Midwest Health President and Chief Executive Officer David L. Crane has been elected as chairman of the Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council’s Board of Directors.
MCHC is a membership and service association comprised of more than 150 hospitals and health care organizations working to improve the quality of health care services in the metropolitan Chicago area.
“As health care continues to evolve, the role of organizations such as MCHC will become even more important within our industry,” Crane said. “Knowing this, it is a great privilege to be selected for a leadership role with the board.”
Crane has been president and CEO of Adventist Midwest Health since October 2006. He views Adventist Midwest Health as a healing sanctuary where sacred work is carried out by associates committed to the healing ministry of Christ.
Prior to joining Adventist Midwest Health, Crane served as president and CEO of Littleton Adventist Hospital in Littleton, Colo. He also served with St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Health Partners in Toledo, Ohio, and Centura Health in Denver, Colo.
Crane is an alumnus of Union College, Lincoln, Neb., and holds a master’s degree in business administration degree from the Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla.
As a member of the MCH Board of Directors, Crane will provide valued leadership to further the organization’s mission and improve the delivery of health care in the greater Chicago region.
Adventist Midwest Health includes Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. To find a physician, visit www.keepingyouwell.com.
Physicians on the medical staff of Adventist Midwest Health Hospitals are independent contractors, and are not agents of the hospitals.
Media contact: Chris LaFortune, public relations specialist, Adventist Midwest Health, firstname.lastname@example.org; (630) 856-2354.