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Frank Cardinale: About Us
VP, Corporate Responsibility Officer for CHI Franciscan
Frank serves as the Division Vice President of Corporate Responsibility for the Pacific Northwest Division of CommonSpirit Health and serves as the Corporate Responsibility Officer for Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. He has been with the national enterprise (formally Catholic Health Initiatives) since 2012.
During his tenure, he has supported many strategic priorities for Virginia Mason Franciscan Health and its employed medical group, Franciscan Medical Group.
Some of his most notable accomplishments include, navigating the due diligence, initial integration, and implementation of the corporate responsibility program during the affiliations of Harrison Medical Center, Harrison HealthPartners, Highline Medical Center, and Regional Hospital. He served as the Board-appointed Corporate Responsibility Officer for Highline Medical Center and Regional Hospital, and as the Interim Director of Corporate Compliance for Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners. Additionally, Frank supported the Northwest Division’s implementation of the electronic health record, Epic — supporting decision makers to lessen compliance risk.
Frank began his health care career at Ascension Health in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Throughout his career, he has worked in project roles with the Cerner electronic health record, in compliance as an internal auditor, and has held management positions supporting system-wide compliance.
He has a Bachelor’s Degree from Cardinal Stritch University, a Franciscan-based institution.
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