Name: Tiffany Capeles
New title: Chief equity officer, Intermountain Healthcare
Previous title: Director of health equity, diversity, and inclusion at Christus Health
Capeles will aid Intermountain's goal of eliminating health disparities to improve patient outcomes, in addition to other aims.
The executive will work with the Utah-based system's office of equity with a special focus on caregiver environments and "creating both equity and belonging in the workplace," Intermountain said in a statement.
"Tiffany's leadership and her strong record of achieving greater health equity have earned her the respect of our peers in healthcare along with well-deserved national acclaim,” Intermountain CEO Marc Harrison said in the statement.