“[This will] elevate the behavioral healthcare services we provide to over 60,000 children, adults and families each year,” said Erin Stucky, Chief Operations Officer.
Olathe, KS (PRWEB)
June 28, 2017
KVC Health Systems, a leader in behavioral healthcare and child welfare, has named Lonnie Johnson as its first Chief Information Officer. Johnson has been with the organization for 17 years, most recently as Executive Vice President of Business Information Technology.
As CIO, Lonnie will continue leading KVC’s three teams focused on improving healthcare delivery through technology: Information Technology (IT), Information Solutions (IS) and Enterprise Systems Management (ESM).
“Lonnie has been our technology leader for a long time, formally stepping into leadership over all functions of technology two years ago,” said Erin Stucky, Chief Operations Officer. “We have felt the positive impact of his technology and business expertise. Formalizing and elevating his role will also elevate the behavioral healthcare services we provide to over 60,000 children, adults and families each year.”
Lonnie oversees daily system operations which span from building and supporting KVC’s custom client management software used for case management, foster/adoptive family matching, medication management, mileage tracking and other purposes, to a robust technology infrastructure that supports the productivity of over 1,500 staff at 35 locations across the U.S. Due to his leadership, Lonnie has reduced technical cost and improved services using innovative approaches. Through strategic planning, his teams developed a technology roadmap that moves KVC into the future as an industry leader and top competitor in the behavioral healthcare…