Ian McFaddenIan McFadden serves as the president and CEO of Methodist Hospitals in Gary, Indiana. He earned his Masters in Hospital and Health Administration (currently the Master of Science in Health Administration) from the UAB School of Health Professions in 1984.

Methodist Hospitals has seen a significant turnaround since McFadden took the helm in 2008. After experiencing a steep decline from being one of Northwest Indiana’s premier hospitals, in just one year on the job, McFadden was able to produce a $76 million turnaround showing an operating surplus of $3.4 million. Improvements in both quality outcomes and patient satisfaction have earned Methodist Hospitals both the Press-Ganey and Studer Awards.

Additionally, McFadden has made Methodist Hospitals one of the most cutting edge hospitals by implementing the first fully electronic medical records system hospital wide in Northwest Indiana.