Edward B. Case
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Ed Case is a senior financial and operations executive with more than 25 years of experience leading health care, academic, and community organizations. As Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for RIC, Mr. Case provides leadership and oversight for all financial aspects of the Institute. In accordance with the Board-approved strategic plan for financial excellence, he is responsible for financial planning, financial reporting to internal and external constituents, treasury functions, contracting, and capital and operating budgets. In keeping with the Institute's mission of advocacy, Mr. Case also holds a key role in educating local, state, and federal legislators about important financial issues related to patient care for people with disabilities.
For the past two years, Mr. Case has also taken on executive oversight of RIC’s new research hospital, The Ability Institute. The new state-of-the art building is expected to take just under four years to complete, at a total cost of $550 million.
Mr. Case joined RIC from Charlotte, North Carolina, where he was President & Owner of Healthcare Resource Associates, a leading provider of financial outsourcing solutions for physicians and hospitals. Previously, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Presbyterian Healthcare in Charlotte. He also held several positions with BJC Health System in St. Louis, including Acting CEO, CFO, and CFO of Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Prior to joining BJC, he was CFO at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis.
Mr. Case graduated cum laude with a BS in Business Administration from the University of Missouri in St. Louis, and earned a MPH from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was a lecturer at both UNC and Washington University in the Master of Healthcare Administration programs.
Mr. Case was named the “2013 Chicago CFO of the Year” by the Financial Executives International (FEI) association.