Jeanette Wojtalewicz is the SVP and interim President & Chief Executive Officer for CommonSpirit Health’s Midwest Division, which includes CHI Health. Serving Nebraska, southwest Iowa, North Dakota and parts of Minnesota, this organization of more than $2 billion in net revenues, comprises 28 hospitals, 800 employed physicians and numerous post-acute services and joint ventures.
Before becoming interim President and CEO, Jeanette served the organization as Chief Financial Officer. She has worked in healthcare finance for 35 years and received her undergraduate degree in Business Administration-Accounting Emphasis from the University of Nebraska-Kearney in 1984, and earned her a Masters in Healthcare Administration from Bellevue University in 2008. Her work experience has focused on public accounting, acute healthcare care settings, post-acute/rehabilitation services, and children’s psychiatric services.
Jeanette is a past President of HFMA in Nebraska, and serves on a number of local boards, including the CyncHealth, KVSS Spirit Catholic Radio, Midlands Choice, Nebraska Total Care and Bethlehem House. Jeanette, who was recognized by Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) with the Gold Merit Award, was also the recipient of the John C. Finegan Award from the Lincoln Family Medicine Program, received the UNK Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012, was the Ron Landstrom Executive in Residence for UNK, and is a past mentor for the UNK Gold Torch Society. Jeanette is married to Michael, and they have five children.