Top 25 Women in Healthcare - 2017
President of Clinical Services/Chief Quality Officer, Community Health Systems
Simon has been president of clinical services and chief quality officer at Community Health Systems since 2014. She previously served as the for-profit system's senior vice president for four years. In her current role, she oversees all clinical operations, including quality and safety, service lines, nursing and case management. She also manages medical staff relations, clinical integration, telemedicine initiatives and medical informatics. Before joining CHS in 2010, she was vice president of medical affairs at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky., and then senior vice president and chief medical officer at Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's HealthCare after a merger. She was a full-time practicing neurologist from 1989 to 2005.