John Carey was appointed Sr. Director of Practice Management at Chicago Family Health Center in 2015. He spearheads and supports the organization’s Information Technology, Human Resources, Credentialing and Physician Recruitment areas. He has more than 12 years experience in operations management, employee retention and recruitment, FQHC management, Meaningful Use, Patient Centered Medical Home, data modeling and analysis as well as health informatics and electronic health records. Before joining CFHC, Mr. Carey served nine years at VNA Health Care, an FQHC in Aurora, IL. He held several positions there including Provider Contracting and Privileging Administrator; VP of Medial Staff Relations; Compliance Officer; VP of Support Services and Director of Business Development.
He also held positions at Shepherd Medical Products in Carol Stream, IL and Moore Corporation in Lake Forest, IL. Mr. Carey has an MBA in Finance from Illinois Institute of Technology and BA with a double major in Economics and Business Administration from Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. He is a member of Rotary International and a community volunteer at the West Suburban Food Pantry, St. Scholastica Parish and the Naperville Exchange Club.