Press Release: Sandy Champion has joined Coker Group as a vice president in their Hospital Strategy and Operations divisions out of their Dallas, TX office. Ms. Champion will have a strong focus on Community Need Analysis (CNA), but with her breadth of experience she will also work with other facets of the divisions. With the new addition, Coker will integrate Champion Healthcare Consulting Group, a 15-year old healthcare consulting firm specializing in medical staff planning and development, to continue to expand their expertise and provide the best resources for their clients.
“We welcome Sandy to the Coker team as she has been a close friend and associate for many years,” said Max Reiboldt, President and CEO for Coker Group. “She brings a wealth of knowledge about how health systems best work with their medical staffs. She understands the tactical and strategic facets of planning and working with medical staffs. We are truly honored to have her as a part of our Coker leadership.”
Through 20 years of experience, Ms. Champion has gained a reputation as an expert in community needs analysis, recruiting, physician development planning, and program development. Ms. Champion’s successful approach to the recruitment process has earned her national recognition and the National Achievement Award by the American Academy of Medical Management. Additionally, Ms. Champion works with healthcare planning leaders such as the National Centers for Workforce Planning in Washington D.C. to better integrate provider supply.
“I’m excited about the opportunity to grow with a larger company that has the same quality and integrity as Champion Group,” said Ms. Champion. “Coker Group has always provided quality and integrity to eac