ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (October 16, 2013) -- Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) has named Glen Malan as Vice President and Chief Information Officer of the Arlington Heights-based healthcare system.
Malan is a veteran healthcare executive who most recently served as Chief Technology Officer at Cadence Health where he oversaw a 90-person IT organization and the implementation of a new data center.
Prior to serving at Cadence Health, Malan was the founding partner and owner of a consulting company that provided software solutions to healthcare, pharmaceutical, financial and retail companies.
"I am very excited to add Glen to our executive team," said NCH CEO Steve Scogna. "I look forward to working with him in positioning NCH for a strong and successful future."
About Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH)
Serving Chicago's northwest suburbs since 1959, NCH is a comprehensive, patient-centered system of care that serves more than 350,000 outpatients each year, as well as nearly 30,000 inpatients treated annually at the 496-bed acute care hospital in Arlington Heights. The award-winning hospital holds the prestigious Magnet designation for nursing excellence, is designated as a Primary Stroke Center, earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval in 2011, and was awarded the Leapfrog Group's designation as one of the nation's Top Hospitals based on quality and safety criteria. NCH has four Immediate Care locations in the northwest suburbs and operates a FastCare Clinic in Palatine. NCH has a medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians, which includes the board-certified primary care doctors and specialists of the NCH Medical Group. For more information or to find a doctor on the NCH Medical staff, visit www.nch.org.
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