Aegis Health Group names CIO

Former Emdeon VP to lead IT development

Aegis Health Group has hired Chuck Steinmetz to be its chief information officer.

Previously the vice president of operations at Emdeon, Steinmetz has also held leadership roles at MEDHOST and Onlife Health. In his new role, he will oversee the development of customized software applications for the population health management company.

"Chuck's breadth and depth of experience in creating IT systems coupled with this hospital-based background make him the ideal choice for expanding our suite of digital products," Phil Suiter, Aegis CEO, said in a release.

Steinmetz holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business and computer information systems from Murray State University.