The UW Medicine Health System, comprised of Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical Center, UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians practice plan, and the UW School of Medicine, plays a critical role in bringing the people of Seattle and beyond the best medical care possible. What constraints does the system face? How has it evolved and where do the leaders hope to go? Hear from the VP Medical Affairs, University of Washington and Clinical Operations Officer for the UW Medicine Health System about her goals and commitment to positive growth for the Health System.
VP Medical Affairs, University of Washington, COO UW MedicineJohnese Spisso was named clinical operations officer (COO) for UW Medicine Health System and vice president for medical affairs (VPMA) for the University of Washington in July of 2008. Prior to her appointment to COO/VPMA, Johnese had been at HMC for 14 years and since May of 2000 served as Harborview’s chief operating officer. She joined Harborview in January 1994... more >