A member of the Champion healthcare family for more than seven years, Tory began his career in the field of information technology after earning his Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems and Decision Sciences from Louisiana State University. Prior to fully entering the field of healthcare, he applied his information technology skills in the fields of industrial construction, financial institutions and healthcare services.
Having managed information technology as well as home care projects in an ever evolving and changing industry, he has gained an extensive knowledge foundation well suited to serving the technology and strategic needs of a combination of healthcare services including: diagnostic imaging centers, home health and hospice agencies, medical management & billing companies, orthopedic & sports medicine clinics, physical therapy & rehab facilities plus a broad range of physician practice offices. He has implemented and overseen electronic medical record (EMR) systems, HIPPA compliant communications systems, home health & hospice electronic charting systems to name but a few.
In his role with Champion as Vice President of Home Care Services, Tory shares the company’s values and personal commitments to their home health & hospice patients.
Professionally, he is a member of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP), the American Association for Home Care (AAHomecare), and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO).
A resident of Addis, Louisiana, Tory is married to his lifelong best friend, Jessie Dupont Deshotel and together they have two daughters. Tory is an ardent MMA fan, loves to travel and learn different cultures, and cook with friends and family.