Meet Our CIO

Sheree McFarland is CIO for West Florida Division. Sheree has over 30 years of Healthcare Information Technology experience, including 25 years with HCA. Since 2005, she has served as Chief Information Officer of HCA’s West Florida Division, which includes 16 hospitals, free standing outpatient surgery centers, free standing emergency departments, and over 50 physician practices. She helped design and implement the IT Support Model for HCA and has worked on acquisitions, divestitures, first wave of Advanced Clinicals and numerous IT initiatives.

During the course of her HCA career, Sheree served as Director of IT at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point and Oak Hill Hospital (1996-2003) and Division Director of IT&S (2003 -2005). Prior to HCA, Sheree worked at Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC (642 bed, teaching hospital) from 1989-1996 serving as Director of IT and Clinical Information Systems, Director of Financial and Administrative projects.

Sheree graduated from the Queen’s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1989 with a MS in Industrial Psychology and BA Honors in Psychology 1988. She was awarded an advanced studentship award by the British government.

Sheree is a Rotary past president and member of over 20 years, a member of Toastmasters, HIMSS (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society), ACHE (American College of Healthcare Executives) and is serving a 3 year term on the CHIME Board (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives). She is both a Fellow and Life member of CHIME.

Sheree was awarded Tampa Bay Business Journal - Business Woman of the Year for Healthcare and CIO of the Year for Healthcare in 2017. In addition, she received recognition from Health Data Management’s Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Sheree made Becker’s Hospital Review-“Women to watch in health IT 2020 and 100 Hospital and Health System CIOs to know 2020.

Meet Our Leadership Team

Mike Willms
Director, West Florida Physician Services

Michael Foxx
Manager, West Florida Physician Services


Alicia Morrell
HCA Florida Bayonet Point Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Annie McFarren
HCA Florida Blake Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Lauren Saladino
HCA Florida Brandon Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Kevin Grove
HCA Florida Citrus Hospital
Sr. Provider Solutions Specialist

Katherine Kendall
HCA Florida Englewood Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

DeeDee Przybylinski
HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital
Sr. Provider Solutions Specialist

Kyle Koehler
HCA Florida Largo Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Jessica Vulaj
HCA Florida Northside Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Paola Guzman Santiago
HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Jennifer Roberson
HCA Florida Pasadena Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Jason Todd
HCA Florida Sarasota Doctors Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Katie Kirksey
HCA Florida South Shore Hospital
Sr. Provider Solutions Specialist

Emily Cocke
HCA Florida South Tampa Hospital, HCA Florida West Tampa Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Angel Marin
HCA Florida St. Petersburg Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Jerrilou Fujimoto
HCA Florida Trinity Hospital
Provider Solutions Specialist

Mark Johnson
Provider Solutions Specialist, Anesthesia

Cathy Spinella
Provider Solutions Specialist, GME