(March 16, 2011) -- Sister Mary Jean Ryan, chair/CEO, of SSM Health Care was recently named to Becker's Hospital Review's list of "130 Hospital and Healthcare System CEOs to Know."
Sr. Mary Jean Ryan
SSM Health Care
Sister Mary Jean has served as CEO of SSM Health Care since 1986. In 2002, her leadership in continuous quality improvement resulted in SSM Health Care’s recognition as the first health-care organization in the nation to receive the Malcolm Baldrige Award
. A member of the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, she is one of a handful of nuns heading a Catholic health-care system in the United States. Click to view
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In 2010, Becker's Review named Sister Mary Jean to its list
of 52 women who demonstrate outstanding leadership in health care.