Champions of Change
Jeff Thompson, MD, is chief executive officer of Gundersen Health System, headquartered in La Crosse, Wisconsin, which serves 19 counties in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa. Dr. Thompson’s team has helped Gundersen become an integrated health system known for its high-quality, coordinated care, community engagement and collaborative partnerships. He is a visionary leader in the area of environmental stewardship for healthcare organizations, setting a goal for Gundersen to be energy independent in 2014.