Amy Wheeler has been named as the new chief financial officer for Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital.
Wheeler will also serve as assistant vice president for Orlando Health Southeast Region, which includes Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital, Orlando Health Emergency Room Osceola and Orlando Health Emergency Room Randal Park.
In her new role, Wheeler will provide financial expertise, monitor daily operating expenses and develop key performance indicators.
Thibaut van Marcke, president of Orlando Health Dr. P Phillips and senior vice president of Orlando Health Southeast Region, said Wheeler comes to Orlando Health with nearly two decades of progressive healthcare finance, strategic planning and operations leadership experience.
“She will bring talent and energy to the organization as we continue to plan for significant future growth in the Southeast Region," Marcke said.
Wheeler began her professional career by earned a bachelor of business administration from Trevecca Nazarene University and a master of health administration from Ashford University.
Wheeler was chief financial officer for Parkridge East Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and controller of Tristar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, before serving for the past six years as chief financial officer for Piedmont Eastside Medical Center in Snellville, Georgia. She negotiated physician contracts for the organization and oversaw construction of several projects, including a freestanding emergency department and a behavioral health intensive outpatient therapy facility.
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