January 1, 2014
Health Future CEO Chris Chang-Howitz will be leaving the company effective March 1, 2014.
Health Future, LLC Board of Governors thanks Chris Chang-Howitz for her outstanding leadership and contributions over the past five years. Under her leadership Health Future’s core business lines underwent a successful transformation and it achieved solid and sustained profitability. "Chris has led the organization through a very challenging period. We wish Chris the best in the next phase of her career." said Paul Janke, chairman of the Health Future board.
Health Future will continue to focus on its core function as a supply chain shared service organization, serving hospitals and health systems.
Chris stated “Health Future is solidly profitable and well positioned today as a result of everyone’s hard work over the last 5 years to focus our core business towards group purchasing and shared services. I am very proud of what we accomplished together and grateful for the support I received from the Board of Directors, our employees and our member customers.”
Health Future, LLC, headquartered in Southern Oregon, was founded in 1979 to develop and manage a variety of programs and services for its members and associates to address health care concerns. Today, Health Future, LLC is a unique healthcare consortium owned by Oregon hospitals and healthcare systems that operate as an integrated network for quality improvement, margin enhancement, and cost reduction.