Edward G. Chadwick
Executive Vice President &
Chief Financial Officer
Ed is an experienced health care executive, having served in health care finance leadership roles for more than 30 years. Ed joined the Henry Ford Health System on Monday, September 22, 2014. Most recently, Ed served as Executive Vice President and CFO at Wake Forest Baptist in Winston-Salem, NC, a nationally recognized academic health system. Prior to that, he served as Senior VP and CFO at Trinity Health, a large Catholic health system based in Livonia with 40+ hospitals, physician practices, managed care plans and other health services located coast-to-coast. Ed was a leader at Trinity, and its predecessor, Mercy Health Services, for 21 years.
In his roles at both Wake Forest Baptist and Trinity, Ed was an effective advocate for strong financial stewardship to allow the organizations to maximize their mission. Ed facilitated the financial integration of Trinity Health following its formation, and established customer-focused, centralized shared services. He helped raise operating income to 6.3%, operating cash flow to 13.1% and days cash to 242. At Wake Forest Baptist, Ed played a central role in creating a successful, integrated, academic health system.
Ed is nationally respected for his operational, strategic and financial expertise. He has extensive experience relative to treasury, revenue cycle, clinical integration, financial and strategic planning, group and private physician practice, performance improvement, insurance and affiliations.