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Anthony J. Filer, chief operating officer, Provena Health
Anthony J. Filer, 56, has been promoted to system chief operating officer at Provena Health.
In this role, Filer will oversee operations and strategy for Provena Healths six hospitals and long-term care and home-care division, Provena Life Connections.
Filer joined Provena Health in June 2002 as system vice president of finance and chief financial officer. He came from Ascension Health, a Catholic health system based in St. Louis, where he was vice president of operational finance. He also has held financial positions at Daughters of Charity National Health System in Baltimore, Franciscan Health System of Aston, Pa., and St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa.
Filer has a bachelors degree in accounting from Susquehanna University of Selinsgrove, Pa., and is a CPA.
December 20, 2010