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 an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit Geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.