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Vince Oliver
Vince Oliver

SEATTLE — (Nov. 5, 2020) Vince Oliver has been named regional vice president for NetworxHealth, a Virginia Mason Medical Center company that provides consulting services for rural and critical access hospitals and other health care organizations.

He brings extensive experience in health care leadership to his new position, having served as president and chief executive officer at St. Luke’s Health Care Center in San Francisco (1995-2000) and chief executive officer at Island Hospital in Anacortes, Wash. (2000-2019). Under his leadership, Island Hospital was among 100 hospitals in the United States recognized for progress in financial performance for 2000-2004.

Oliver holds a master’s degree in Public Health Administration-Health Services Administration from the University of San Francisco. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a commander (retired) in the U.S. Naval Reserve.

In 2015, he received the American Hospital Association’s Shirley Ann Munroe Award. Annually, the award recognizes a leader at a small or rural hospital who has improved health care delivery in their community through innovative and progressive efforts.

NetworxHealth services include interim staffing solutions for executive leadership positions. Learn more online.

About Virginia Mason Health System
Virginia Mason, founded in 1920, is a nonprofit regional health care system based in Seattle that serves the Pacific Northwest. In the Puget Sound region, the system includes 336-bed Virginia Mason Hospital; a primary and specialty care group practice of more than 500 physicians; outpatient medical facilities and services in Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Bellevue, Edmonds, Federal Way, Kirkland, Issaquah and Lynnwood; Bailey-Boushay House, the first skilled-nursing and outpatient chronic care management program in the United States designed specifically to meet the needs of people with HIV/AIDS; Benaroya Research Institute, which is internationally recognized for autoimmune disease research; Virginia Mason Foundation; and Virginia Mason Institute, which trains health care professionals and others around the world in the Virginia Mason Production System, an innovative management method for improving quality and safety.

Media Contact:
Gale Robinette
Media Relations Manager
Virginia Mason Health System
(206) 341-1509

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