Leadership

Dr. Swenson brings over 20 years of experience as a physician executive to his role as founder and leader of US Post Acute Care. His vision is to create an environment of action and accountability based on a high level of engagement between facility administration, clinical staff, patients and family. Dr. Swenson’s clinical and executive experience has covered a broad range of acute and post-acute inpatient care settings. He is triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Quality Assurance and Utilization Review, and as a Physician Executive.

Prior to founding US PAC, Dr. Swenson was the Division Vice President of Graduate Medical Education (GME) and Chief Medical Officer for a 340-bed hospital for Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). During his leadership tenure, he led a $30 Million service line development of over 200 GME residency positions. From 2008 to 2014, Dr. Swenson was the Regional Director of Medical Affairs for IPC Healthcare, where he led the growth of the region through practice acquisitions and payer contract relationships. From 2002 to 2008, he held positions as a hospitalist, and Medical Director for InPatient Physicians Network. Dr. Swenson completed his residency training at Memorial Hospital University Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia in 2002.

Marcie joins US PAC with wealth of executive experience in corporate operations, mergers and acquisitions, and clinical practice management. She is responsible for the growth and development of US PAC operations on a national basis. An expert in negotiation and communication with clinical practices, Marcie is building a business platform that empowers post-acute clinicians to bring added quality to their patients with better value for the facilities they serve.

Prior to joining US PAC, Marcie was Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions for Riverchase Dermatology, where she was responsible for managing the company’s external growth strategy. From 2006 to 2017, Marcie was Vice President of Corporate Development for IPC Healthcare, where she was instrumental in building the largest post-acute clinical practice group in the US. Formerly, Marcie was Vice President at InteliStaf Healthcare from 1993 to 2006 where she managed operations, talent acquisition and business development for their travel nursing division.

Dr. Henning has extensive leadership experience as a practicing physician, medical director, and physician executive. From 2013 to 2020, Dr. Henning served as Medical Director for Optum CarePlus for the states of Washington and Oregon. Prior to that, he served as Chief Medical Director for Amedisys, Inc. a national hospice and home health company. Dr. Henning is board-certified in Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Henning is a Certified Medical Director with the American Medical Directors Association. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Currently, Dr. Henning serves as President of the National POLST Leadership Council and on the board of the Washington State Post Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine Society.

Dr. Henning has served on the teaching faculty of a family medicine residency and in the private practice of family medicine. He is committed to ensuring post-acute care patients receive the best medical care available consistent with their goals and personal values. A well-regarded teacher and lecturer at many U.S. and international medical meetings, Dr. Henning has expertise in teaching and fostering communication skills among clinicians that maximize both patient outcomes and the patient care experience.

Dr. Henning received his medical training at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland and his residency training at Martin Army Community Hospital in Fort Benning, Georgia.

Elizabeth brings an exceptionally strong background in healthcare risk management and compliance to US Post Acute Care. She is responsible for oversight of the medical staff’s billing and coding practices, integrity of documentation, supervision of medical directorship contracts, and compliance with state and federal government regulations. Elizabeth’s most recent position was Chief Compliance Officer for ERMI, a medical device company. Prior to that, Elizabeth was Director of Compliance for St. Louis University’s Academic Physician Practice, Residency and Medical School program.

An experienced healthcare attorney, Elizabeth received her JD from Willamette University. She received her BS in Nursing from Clayton College and State University.

Jon joins US Post Acute Care with twenty years of recruitment experience with major healthcare systems.  Most recently, Jon was System Director Physician Provider Recruitment for Adventist Health. Prior to that, Jon was a Group Vice President for HCA. Jon is responsible for building a nationwide team of physicians, advanced practice clinicians and healthcare executives with deep experience and commitment to the future of post-acute medicine. This vital new position will ensure that US PAC will fulfill all commitments to our facility clients for clinical coverage as we expand into new markets.

Jon is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, as well as the Association of Staff Physician Recruiters. Jon earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona, and his MBA from Pepperdine University.

If you are interested in opportunities at US Post Acute Care, please email Jon at Jon.Brannon@uspostacutecare.com