Eric Tomlon, FACHE, MBA, MSHA currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer for Dignity Health Medical Group in Phoenix, Arizona. He has 25 years of health administration experience in both hospitals and medical groups, 18 years of which as a VP or C-level executive.Eric obtained a Masters in Heath Administration as well as one in Business Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver. Additionally, he is a Fellow of the American College for Health Care Executives, and a member of the Medical Group Management Association. Eric’s areas of expertise include operational leadership, medical staff leadership and governance, human resources, strategic and operational planning, as well as physician/hospital alignment strategies. His career path has placed him in positions with a wide variety of organizations, including for-profit, not-for-profit, Children’s hospitals, Catholic, academic and independent health systems.With 8 years as a hospital operations VP, 1 year as a hospital CEO, and 12 years as medical group Chief Operating Officer, Eric has acquired multi-site, regional and national management experience. His experience includes time with Sun Health System, Dignity Health - AZ, Honor Health, Banner Health, University of Colorado Health System, Columbia/HCA, Hospital Sisters Health System and The Children’s Hospital in Denver, CO. Eric has served on various types of community organizations including the Regent’s Advisory Council for the Arizona and Colorado Chapter for the American College of Health Care Executives, Colorado Health Administration Alumni Association, Paradise Valley Community College Advisory Council, Rotary Club, Greater Phoenix Economic Council and other community organizations.