DANVILLE, PA -- David T. Feinberg, M.D., MBA, president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System, has been named to the Becker's Hospital Review list of "130 Nonprofit Hospital & Health System CEOs to Know 2015."
The list highlights men and women who lead some of the largest, most successful and prominent nonprofit health care organizations in the country. Becker's describes those on the list as leaders "of the largest, most successful and prominent nonprofit healthcare organizations in the country. They have overseen financial turnarounds, shown commitment to their community through memberships and governance involvement with various organizations, and helped advance the healthcare industry as a whole through their advocacy and professional efforts."
Dr. Feinberg recently unveiled ProvenExperience a program that offers refunds to Geisinger patients whose expectations were not met based on kindness and compassion.
"By focusing our attention on patient experience and compassion, we're transforming the entire health care industry," Dr. Feinberg said. "We've got to provide high-quality care to every patient, every time, and I encourage other health care leaders to do the same. It's not just our job, it's our privilege."
Becker's Hospital Review is a monthly publication offering up-to-date business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health systems. Each issue of Becker's Hospital Review reaches more than 18,000 people, primarily acute care hospital CEOs, CFOs and CIOs.
Geisinger is committed to making better health easier for the more than 1 million people it serves. Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger, the system now includes 10 hospital campuses, a health plan with more than half a million members, a Research Institute and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. With nearly 24,000 employees and more than 1,600 employed physicians, Geisinger boosts its hometown economies in Pennsylvania by billions of dollars annually. Learn more at www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.