La Porte, Starke Hospitals name Sean Fischer as new chief financial officer

Sean Fischer

Sean Fischer, CPA, CHFP, MBA, has been selected as the new chief financial officer for La Porte and Starke Hospitals, La Porte Hospital CEO Ashley Dickinson has announced.

“Our focus at La Porte Hospital over the next couple of years will be continued growth as we open our new hospital,” Dickinson said. “Sean brings with him a strong commitment to work collaboratively with hospital leaders and identify and implement key strategies for growth. We look forward to having him on our team.”

Fischer obtained a bachelor of science degree in accountancy from Northern Illinois University and a master of business administration from Louisiana State University, Shreveport.

He started his career as an auditor for KPMG, LLP in Chicago, Ill. and has served in health care leadership since 2010.  He is a certified public accountant, certified healthcare financial professional (CHFP), a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

Fischer has served in various financial roles for several hospitals, ranging from critical access to academic medical centers. Most recently he served as the vice president of finance and central Illinois division controller for the Hospital Sisters Health System based in Springfield, Ill.

Originally from suburban Chicago, he enjoys spending his free time near the water with his wife and two children.

Fischer will join the executive team for La Porte & Starke Hospitals on July 13.

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