Douglas A. Hanson

Doug Hanson (photo)Vice President of Physician Strategies, Via Christi Clinic Services and Chief Operating Officer, Via Christi Medical Associates (VCMA)

Born and raised in Independence, Missouri, Mr. Hanson received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia, Missouri, in 1971.  A move to Wichita, Kansas, in 1973 to serve as Business Manager for Wesley Family Practice Residency was followed by 15 years as Practice Administrator for University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita.   In April 2011, Mr. Hanson was appointed as Vice President of Physician Strategies for Via Christi Clinic Services, and also currently serves as Chief Operating Officer for VCMA (formally PMA) after holding leadership positions for PMA since 1996.