Ed Carne New UAP Clinic CEO
Terre Haute - March 31, 2014 - Union Associated Physicians Clinic (UAP Clinic) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ed Carne as Chief Executive Officer. Carne started March 31.
Carne was most recently employed by the Advisory Board Company, a Physician practice management firm that provides consulting services to health systems.
Carne has held administrative positions with Vangaurd Health System in Chicago and Banner Medical Group in Arizona. He was with Dupage Medical Group in Illinois for twelve years, leading them as Chief Operating Officer and then Chief Executive Officer.
"Mr. Carne has demonstrated exceptional leadership and vision throughout his career in healthcare and we look forward to having him lead UAP Clinic into the future. His extensive experience in healthcare system operations will make him an exceptional leader of our System's leadership team," said Krishna Namburi, M.D., UAP Clinic Board Chair.
Carne earned his Bachelor's degree in Radiation Medicine at Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH. He earned a Master's of Management at Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, MI. He is a Fellow with the American College of Medical Practice Executives and is a member of the Illinois Medical Group Management Association and the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA).
“It is exciting to be part of such a progressive organization. Today's dynamic healthcare environment demands a new level of foresight. Working collaboratively with our providers and staff will help prepare us for these changes now and position ourselves well for the future. It is of the utmost importance to provide the best care possible to our patients,” Carne said.
Carne and his wife, Anita, are looking forward to moving to Terre Haute. They have two daughters.