1997

1997

Todd S. Roberts of Springfield, Illinois is Vice President and Chief Quality Officer for Memorial Health System of Springfield and Executive Director of the Midwest Healthcare Quality Alliance, a partnership with the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine created to foster healthy populations through innovative research, education, and practice. Under Roberts's leadership, Memorial Medical Center was named the winner of the 2016 American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize, given to only one hospital in the nation annually for role model leadership in demonstrating a hospital-wide commitment to highly reliable, exceptional quality, safe, patient-centered care and developing and promoting a systems-based approach toward improvements in quality of care. Learn more about the award.