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Resurrection Health Care Announces New CFO

Chicago — John A. Orsini, CPA, has been named Executive Vice President, Finance/Chief Financial Officer for Resurrection Health Care effective May 18.

Orsini has more than 25 years of experience in health care finance with 14 years serving in senior executive leadership roles. Most recently he was the Corporate Vice President of Finance/ Treasury for Scripps Health, a non-profit, community-based health care delivery system in San Diego, California. His responsibilities included overall financial planning, centralized management reporting and accounting functions.

Orsini also served 10 years in a variety of senior executive roles at Catholic Healthcare West (CHW). He began his CHW career as Regional Vice President of Finance for the Southern California Region. In this position, his responsibilities included strategic and operational management for 14 hospitals with $1.4 billion dollars in net revenue. He then progressed to serve as the Vice President of Revenue Cycle for Catholic Healthcare West followed by three years as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Catholic Healthcare West Nevada Region. He rounded out his CHW career as Vice President of Financial Operations where his responsibilities included the strategic and operational management for a 13-hospital service area in three states and eight distinct markets with $2.8 billion in annual net revenue and $100 million in operating income.

Prior to Catholic Healthcare West, Orsini served a variety of leadership roles related to health care finance activities for several community hospitals/health care systems in Phoenix, Arizona.

A Certified Public Accountant, Orsini holds a Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Arizona State University and completed the University of Michigan Global Healthcare Executive Leadership Program. Active in the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), he served on the National Advisory Council (2001-2004) and was a member of the HFMA National Board of Directors (2004-2007).

Supported by Senior Executive Assistant Diane Palencia, Orsini’s office will be located at Holy Family Medical Center.


Resurrection Medical Center is part of Resurrection Health Care, a family of health care services providing advanced medical care and exceptional customer service with compassion and hope. Our hospitals, nursing homes, retirement communities, home health services, behavioral health programs and other services are conveniently located in many Chicagoland neighborhoods.

Resurrection Health Care is a not-for-profit Catholic organization sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth and the Sisters of the Resurrection.


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