After unanimous votes by both Boards of Directors, Health First and Space Coast Health Foundation (SCHF) have announced an agreement to settle the long-standing antitrust lawsuit and work together to enhance healthcare access and services in Brevard County. […]
Health First is looking for volunteers to help at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne and at Palm Bay Hospital. […]
Health First announced today that it will acquire Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates (MIMA), a multi-specialty physician group based in Melbourne. […]
BREVARD COUNTY • ROCKLEDGE, FLORIDA — Jim Shaw, Chairman of Health First’s Board of Trustees, announced today that two additional members have joined the Health First’s Board of Trustees: Dr. Donald Hagen, a medical educator and Retired US Naval Commander and Surgeon General; and Mr. Bryan R. Roub, who previously served as CFO of Harris Corporation. […]
Health First announced that Eddy (Ed) L. Hannah has joined the organization October 29 as the new Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) and Vice President (VP), Patient Care Services at Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center. […]
Lori DeLone has been selected as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Health First.
Lori DeLone has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Health First. (Image courtesy of Healthy First)
DeLone will report directly to Health First’s Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer J. Stuart Mitchell in managing the strategy, execution, and performance metrics for the Information Technology platform for the Health First system. She will oversee capital budgets, contract negotiations and partnerships between IT and operational units.
She has been trained as a Six Sigma Green Belt and will work closely on Health First’s Six Sigma initiative.
“Lori DeLone is a proven leader with a track record of developing and delivering leading-edge technology solutions within the healthcare environment,” Mitchell said. “Her expertise and insight will be vital as Health First develops and enhances new and existing information systems designed to more effectively serve our patients and customers.”
DeLone served most recently as a Regional Vice President for PatientKeeper®, a leading provider of physician workflow solutions in Waltham, Mass.
Prior to that position, Lori served 16 years with Halifax Health, a not-for-profit health system in Volusia County. During her tenure at Halifax, DeLone served in multiple roles, including seven years as Chief Information Officer.
She began her IT career with GE Aerospace and is a graduate of the GE Information Systems Management Program.
DeLone earned both Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration degrees from Rollins College in Winter Park. […]