The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is proud to welcome Ms. Suzanne Dionne as the new member of its senior management team. Suzanne Dionne was recently appointed Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration, and Chief Financial Officer of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, and its related entities, the Ottawa Heart Institute Research Corporation, and the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation.
Ms. Dionne is a Chartered Professional Accountant with 25 years of health care finance and administration experience in the greater Ottawa region. She has held senior positions at the Ottawa General Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital, the Champlain Local Health Integration Network, and the Cornwall Community Hospital. Ms. Dionne has participated on a number of provincial and national committees over the years focused primarily on case costing, funding formulas, performance measurement, and quality improvement. She is currently on the faculty of the IDEAS Quality Improvement Program at the University of Ottawa.
Most recently, Ms. Dionne led the implementation of a new comprehensive electronic health record in Cornwall, helping to achieve HiMSS Analytics Stage 6 Certification.