APS Names New CEO

Mon, 10/10/2011
Associated Purchasing Services is excited to announce that Dennis George has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer with the organization effective Nov. 1, 2011.

Dennis comes to APS after serving as CEO of Coffey Health System in Burlington, Kan. for the past 20 years. A graduate of Washburn University with an MBA in Health Services Administration from Webster University, Dennis also served as a Medicare auditor, a physician practice administrator and a healthcare CFO at three different organizations.

Dennis served on the APS board of directors from 2000 to 2009 including two terms as chairman in 2006 and 2007. Dennis is currently a member of the Kansas Hospital Association board of directors and has served KHA on numerous councils and committees.

Dennis has been active in his community by serving on a number of boards including serving as Region 2 Vice President for the Kansas Association of School Boards from 2003 to 2009 and as a member of the USD 290 School Board since 2003.