Anthony (Tony) Filer, CPA

Senior Vice President, System Chief Financial Officer

Function in the System
As EMHS’ system chief financial officer, Tony is responsible for the financial direction of EMHS, ensuring that our financial objectives are aligned with the system’s overall needs. He works closely with our senior leadership and member organizations to achieve the delivery of high quality, cost effective patient care consistent with the mission and values of EMHS.

The Road to Here
Tony is a graduate of Susquehanna University, is a certified public accountant, and a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. A native of Pennsylvania, Tony spent the first ten years of his healthcare career there at Franciscan Health System as a chief executive officer, director of finance, then vice president of finance. He continued in executive financial leadership roles at Ascension Health in St. Louis, Missouri and Provena Health in Mokena, Illinois. Tony comes to EMHS from Presence Health based in Chicago, Illinois having served as their chief operations officer and most recently their chief financial officer.
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