Only about half the graduates from the CU Denver Health Administration program end up running hospitals. In his search for new Health Administration Alumni Board members, Rulon Stacey, Director of Graduate Programs in Health Administration, wanted to find alumni who represent the variety of opportunities the program creates.
“Our program develops the best hospital administrators in the world, but that’s only half of the students we have,” said Stacey. Read more
Mason with family after graduation
What is your current position and what led you here?
I am currently a Business Intelligence Analyst at DaVita. Inc. I analyze metrics on how physicians interact with electronic health records.
My career really started working in a hospital. As odd as it may sound, I really like the atmosphere of working in a hospital because everyone has one mission, and it is to make someone else’s life better. Read more
The Business School welcomed CU Denver alum and healthcare leader Rulon Stacey as the new director of graduate programs in health administration on January 1, 2020.
Stacey, who has a BS in economics and a masters
in health administration from Brigham Young University, is no stranger to
Colorado. He received his PhD in public administration from CU Denver’s
Graduate School of Public Affairs and served as CEO of Fort Collins’
Poudre Valley Health System, which during his tenure received the
Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award—a recognition
established by Congress to commend U.S. Read more