Michael D. Chittenden is president of St.Vincent Carmel Hospital. He is responsible for operations, financial leadership and the medical and strategic direction of our 124-bed hospital. In 2009, Thomson Reuters recognized St.Vincent Carmel Hospital as a Top 100 Hospital.
Mr. Chittenden joined St.Vincent Health in 1979, and has served in several leadership positions. He led the joint venture and start-up of the Mid-America Clinical Laboratories, currently serving many hospitals in the St.Vincent Health ministry.
Mr. Chittenden was also responsible for the $32 million Carmel Hospital expansion in 2003, which included the addition of:
He also led efforts to develop a joint venture with the our medical staff to build an outpatient surgery and endoscopy center.
He has served on community boards including:
Mr. Chittenden earned a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in Bloomington and a master’s degree in health care administration from the IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs in Indianapolis. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.