ThedaCare Names Appleton Medical Center Vice President of Operations


Jamie Dunham 

Jamie Dunham to Oversee Patient Services, Operational Units

ThedaCare named Jamie Dunham to the role of vice president of operations at Appleton Medical Center (AMC). In her new role, Dunham oversees AMC’s patient services as well as all operational units.

Since joining ThedaCare as a registered nurse at Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah in 1981, Dunham has served in numerous clinical, educational, and leadership roles. She most recently was director of clinical care transformation where she coached, led, and developed patient care managers, clinical staff, and operational leaders in the implementation of Collaborative Care at AMC and Theda Clark Medical Center.

Dunham received her bachelor’s degree in nursing and a master’s degree in organizational leadership from Marian University.

AMC is a 160-bed acute care hospital that opened in 1958. In addition to general medical and surgical care, services include the Appleton Heart Institute, a fully staffed emergency department, pediatrics, birthing services, a comprehensive cancer center, and ThedaCare Orthopedic Care, which integrates orthopedics, sports medicine, outpatient rehabilitation and other services. Appleton Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center by the national Society of Chest Pain Centers.

ThedaCare ( is a community-owned health system consisting of Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca, ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare At Work, ThedaCare At Home, The Heritage Community and other health care services. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with nearly 6,200 employees. To get the latest health news, follow ThedaCare on Facebook and Twitter.