Noblesville—Mary Valdez began a new role as vice president of Operations for Riverview Medical Group on December 9, 2013. In her position, Valdez is responsible for the daily operations, strategic management and process improvement for all Riverview Medical Group practices. This involves streamlining access to care and achieving financial efficiency. In addition, Valdez will ensure strategic targets are met by reengineering the revenue cycle.
Most recently, Valdez was the executive director of Revenue Cycle for Community Health Network. There, she guided revenue cycle operations for nearly 800 providers. Valdez has also served as regional practice director for Community Health Network, director of Operations for Women’s Health Partnership, P.C. and reimbursement manager for Clarian Home Care.
Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville and a hospital in Westfield with 20 beds. Also included are 23 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit.