Alan became the principal officer of Channing Consulting Group, LLC (“CCG”) following his retirement as President and CEO of the Sinai Health System (“SHS”), Chicago, Illinois, in 2014, a role he held for ten years. SHS, a safety net provider, is an integrated delivery system located on Chicago’s west side. Under Channing’s leadership, Sinai achieved national recognition for clinical quality, community engagement and benefit, addressing disparities and creating the concept of “pre-primary” care. Mr. Channing attended undergraduate school at the University of Cincinnati and graduate school at The Ohio State University where he retains an assistant professorship. Alan has been the CEO of several large teaching hospitals including Wishard Memorial in Indianapolis, Elmhurst Hospital Center in Queens, New York, and the renowned Bellevue Hospital Center in Manhattan. Channing has served as a resource to the Ohio Hospital Association, the Cleveland Center for Health Affairs, Greater New York Hospital Association and the Hospital Association of New York State. He has testified before the US Congress, the Ohio Senate, and both houses of the Illinois legislature. He served as chairman of the Illinois Hospital Association during a challenging legislative year and as board chairman of Family Health Network, a Medicaid man- aged care company. Alan and his wife, Ronda, reside in Manhattan. They have four daughters and four grandchildren. Alan was a speaker at our 2018 Fall Conference in New York.
Updated October 2018