SSM Mid-Missouri Region has named James Stratton its regional vice president of finance/chief financial officer.
Stratton has more than 11 years of experience in hospital management, including his most recent position as vice president of finance and chief financial officer with Graham Hospital Association in Illinois. His leadership background includes extensive work in corporate accounting, financial planning, internal auditing and operational improvement. Before entering hospital management, Stratton had seven years of experience in public accounting, including auditing health systems throughout Illinois.
Stratton received a bachelor of science degree in accounting from DeVry Institute of Technology. He also earned a master’s degree in business administration from Bradley University. Stratton is also a member of Healthcare Financial Management Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Rotary.