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Paula Ellis, DNP, CARN, NEA-BC, Saint John Chief Executive Officer, was invited to speak at the Becker’s Hospital Review 9th Annual CEO and CFO Roundtable Conference held Nov. 15-17, 2021, in Chicago, Ill. Ellis’ topic was “How Small and Midsize Hospitals Can Thrive and DePaula Ellis Saint John CEOliver Great Quality.”

In 2021, Saint John Hospital was one of only six hospitals in Kansas awarded CMS Five-Star rating based upon high quality patient outcomes, low readmission rates, and high patient satisfaction scores. This year Saint John Hospital also received an A grade through the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade initiative and a Five-Star rating for treatment of sepsis through Healthgrades.

Ellis is the wife of Kansas District 47 representative, Ron Ellis, and resides in rural Meriden. Becker’s is a leading source of cutting-edge business information for healthcare industry leaders.