As a supporting organization to America’s Essential Hospitals, Essential Hospitals Institute is governed by a 16-member board that consists of both member and outside directors.
The board provides strategic direction and oversight of the Institute. The directors meet periodically to consider and vote on key Institute activities.
Board members, who are elected by the board of directors for America’s Essential Hospitals, serve staggered, two-year terms and may serve up to three consecutive terms.
Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD, PhD
Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Leon Haley, MD, MHSA
Vice President of Health Affairs
Dean of the College of Medicine-Jacksonville
UF Health Jacksonville
|Secretary and Chair-Elect
Delvecchio Finley, MPP
Alameda Health System
|Recording Secretary (Ex Officio)
Bruce Siegel, MD, MPH
President and CEO
America’s Essential Hospitals
Christine Neuhoff, JD
System Vice President, General Counsel
St. Luke’s Health System
- Ericka Brown, MD, MBA, Executive Vice President, Ben Taub General Hospital and Quentin Mease Hospital
- Dave Chokshi, MD, MSc, Senior Assistant Vice President, NYC Health + Hospitals
- Reuven Pasternak, MBA, MD, MPH, CEO, Stony Brook University Hospital
- Anthony Patterson, RN, MSHA, Senior Vice President for Inpatient Services, UAB Hospital
- Jon Pryor, MD, MBA, CEO, Hennepin County Medical Center
- John Jay Shannon, MD, CEO, Cook County Health & Hospitals System
- Ann Scott Blouin, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President of Customer Relations, The Joint Commission
- Stuart Guterman, Senior Scholar in Residence, AcademyHealth
- Erica Murray, MPA, President and CEO, CAPH-California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems
- Loel Solomon, PhD, Vice President, Community Health for Kaiser Permanente
Below find a list of Essential Hospitals Institute standing committees, with links to members-only resources and information.
Visit our About page to access information on America’s Essential Hospitals’ standing committees.
Vice President of Innovation and Director, Essential Hospitals Institute
Principal Project Specialist
Principal Research Associate
Senior Research Analyst
Senior Research Assistant
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