President and CEO
Humber River Hospital
BARB COLLINS is President and CEO with Humber River Hospital. Ms. Collins is a Registered Nurse, with an MBA from Queens University in Kingston, Ontario. She has more than 40 years’ experience in acute care hospitals, including Intensive Care, Support Services and Facilities Services. Prior to assuming her current responsibilities as President & CEO, Ms. Collins served as the hospital’s Chief Operating Officer. As COO, she was the senior Executive Lead for Humber River Hospital’s redevelopment project, overseeing the design, construction and activation of the new Humber River Hospital. Humber River Hospital that opened in October 2015 has been recognized as North America’s first fully digital hospital. That journey continues with the opening of the first Hospital Command Centre in the world focused on both patient flow and high reliability patient care.