UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital announced that John Downing has been promoted to the position of Patient Access Manager. Downing has been with Finley Hospital for the past ten years working in the patient access department as a Patient Access Associate.
Prior to joining Finley, he worked in the food service industry. Downing received his bachelor’s degree in speech pathology from Elmhurst College in Illinois. He earned his master’s degree in college student development from Eastern Kentucky University. He is currently pursuing a doctorate of philosophy in postsecondary and adult education.
Downing has been involved with Iowa Admitting Healthcare Access and Certified Healthcare Admitting organizations.
At Finley, Downing has been active on the Patient Satisfaction Committee, VNA Holiday Dinner Committee, and Wellness Committee.