LA PORTE | Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital announces the appointment of Robert Petrina to the position of Interim Chief Financial Officer.
Petrina assumes the position after Mark Rafalski, former CFO, resigned recently.
In his new role, Petrina’s primary responsibility will be to assure the hospital’s current practices are continuing to reflect the changing marketplace in healthcare.
Petrina joins the organization with nearly 30 years of experience in the financial field. Most recently, he worked with Insight Health Partners in St. Petersburg, Fla., where he provided strategic and financial consulting services for a hospital. Prior, he served as the Vice President/Regional Chief Financial Officer for a healthcare system in Oakland, Calif. In addition, he served as the Chief Financial Officer for several medical facilities in California while also performing consulting work.
Petrina received his Bachelor of Science in accounting and finance from the University of California and his Master of Business Administration in health services management from the Golden Gate University.