TowerHunter, Inc. announces the recent placement of Ryan Smith to Assistant Vice President of Information Management at Scripps Health. With over a decade of experience in Information Services, his effective leadership in consolidation of applications, implementation of EMR, strategic planning and problem solving will be essential in leading Scripps through system initiatives with diverse constituencies. Formerly, Ryan was Senior Director Information Management at Providence Health and Services in Renton, Washington and earned MBA from University of Washington. Scripps, San Diego’s premier health care provider is a $2.6 billion not for profit community-based health care system with a proud legacy of providing excellent care for the people of San Diego. As one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work for”, Scripps treats half-million patients annually through the dedication of 13,600 employees and 2,600 physicians.