Member News: Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics Names President

January 02, 2020

Christopher (Chris) Stines has been named president of Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics. Stines will join Aspirus Riverview on Feb. 10.

Stines has 25 years of health care leadership experience. He currently serves as president and chief executive officer of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) St. Vincent North in Little Rock, Arkansas. Stines’ background in health care administration is diverse and extensive, with experience in profit, not-for-profit, academic, large physician group practices and international health care organizations.

As president, Stines will lead the strategic direction of Aspirus Riverview Hospital & Clinics and further strengthen Aspirus Riverview’s performance. Stines has a track record of creating high performing and engaged teams, as well as delivering successful performance improvements in quality and patient satisfaction.

Stines attended Indiana University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in economics with a certificate in business and a master’s degree in health care administration. His recent professional certifications include: Six Sigma Green Belt, Servant Leadership-Ken Blanchard, The Science of Safety-Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Leadership Symposium-Indiana University School of Medicine.

This story originally appeared in the January 02, 2020 edition of WHA Newsletter