Robin Stursa has joined the Sisters of Charity Health System, based in Cleveland, in the newly created role of vice president and chief information officer (CIO).
Stursa most recently served as CIO at Saint Vincent Health System in Erie, Pa., where she planned and managed IT capital and operating expenses, as well as regulatory and audit compliance measures.
As vice president and CIO, Stursa will direct development, integration and operation efforts relating to IT strategy for the Sisters of Charity Health System, with emphasis on its five hospitals within the system.
At Saint Vincent, Stursa managed the NorthEast Healthnet, a rural healthcare pilot program and recipient of a $1.7 million broadband award from the FCC. She also created, directed and guided the formulation and execution of a strategic information and technology plan, and maintained relationships with physicians, nurses and vendors to coordinate and integrate services.