President and CEO, Southeastern Regional Medical Center
Area of Expertise
- The Mother Standard® of Care
- Patient Empowered Care®
- Lean Thinking
Anne Meisner is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Newnan, Georgia. Ms. Meisner has been serving patients at CTCA for more than 20 years. Previously, she served as President and CEO of CTCA at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) in suburban Chicago for six years.
Growth in patient services and the highest patient loyalty scores in the nation are hallmarks of Ms. Meisner’s tenure at CTCA. Under her leadership, Midwestern introduced numerous patient-centric programs in advanced radiation therapies, immunotherapies, cell therapies and Wisdom MedicineSM. She was the originator of the widely heralded Patient Empowered Care® model, wherein all services desired by cancer patients are delivered in one location. She also expanded Midwestern’s stem cell and cell therapy program; expanded its surgical services and tripled its surgical space; and opened a Quality of Life clinic.
Additionally, Midwestern has been recognized by the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program as a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence. It is the only breast center of excellence in Illinois, and one of only 33 centers nationally. Midwestern has also received the HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award for three consecutive years. In 2012, Midwestern was named among the top 10 workplaces in Illinois by the Chicago Tribune, and is also ranked above all other hospitals in patient loyalty scores by Bain & Company.
Ms. Meisner, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, is a Masters Prepared Registered Nurse and former intensive care unit nurse. She is a member of many professional organizations, including the American College of Healthcare Executives.