Alberto Kywi has been promoted to vice president in addition to his role as chief information officer of Cottage Health System in Santa Barbara, Calif. In his new role, Kywi will oversee information technology, telephone communications and medical library functions for the three-hospital network, the company said.
Kywi previously served as vice president of information systems and CIO for Trinity Regional Health System in Moline, Ill. He has a master's in biomedical engineering and a bachelor's in industrial and systems engineering from the University of Southern California. He also is the author of articles, publications and case studies regarding technology-related accomplishments in the workplace. -- by Jean DerGurahian/ HITS staff writer
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