Dr. Zhang has been the CEO of Chinese Hospital System since 2017. She had served as the COO and Chief Outpatient & Innovation Officer before the promotion. She has over 20 years of experience in business development, operation, marketing, growth, innovation, clinical practice, teaching and research. She has strong expertise in organizational strategic planning, leadership development, teambuilding, healthcare delivery system design, implementation and evaluation, practice model and payment design, quality improvement and patient safety, patient experience, and health care regulations.
Dr. Zhang earned her DNP in healthcare system executive leadership at University of San Francisco (USF) in 2012; a Master Degree of Science and a Post-Master Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate at UCSF in 1992 &1996; and a Bachelor Degree in Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences in 1989.
Dr. Zhang strongly promote population-based, patient-centered health management to improve health and care in an effectively and efficient way. She has written numerous grants to bring funding to implement innovative initiatives to improve quality of care and promote well being of the San Francisco Bay Area Chinese community.