UP Health System – Portage Interim CEO Roy Vinson is pleased to announce Hugh DePaulis as its new Chief Financial Officer effective Monday, April 23, 2018. DePaulis comes to Portage from Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa, where he served as Vice President of Finance. While there, DePaulis oversaw finance, revenue cycle, HIM medical records and several other key financial functions of the organization.
DePaulis joins Portage with more than 15 years of strategic leadership in hospital financial planning and budget processes. Besides serving as VP of Finance, he has served as Controller, Interim Patient Account Director, and Director of Reimbursement, Budget and Decision Support.
Depaulis received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration-Accounting from Eastern Michigan University. He went on to get his Masters in management with a healthcare management concentration from Troy University in Troy, Ala.
“I really enjoyed spending summers with my grandparents near Ironwood.” said DePaulis. “My wife and I are looking forward to hiking and walking throughout the beautiful Upper Peninsula.”