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DANVILLE, PA -- Geisinger Health System President and CEO David T. Feinberg, M.D., MBA, has been named to the most influential leaders in health care list by Modern Healthcare magazine.
Now in its 14th year, Modern Healthcare’s annual “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” list continues to honor individuals who make a significant impact on the health care industry and within their organizations.
This is the first time Dr. Feinberg has made the annual list, which includes a range of policy leaders, hospital leaders and insurance executives, most notably President Barack Obama, Supreme Court Justice John Robert and CEOs of the Mayo Clinic, the Cleveland Clinic and Kaiser Permanente.
Named president and CEO of Geisinger in May, Dr. Feinberg has made his focus on upholding the highest clinical standard for patient care and safety with a primary goal to ensure patient satisfaction.
“Inspired by our patients and our employees, I’m excited about the work we’re doing here to improve upon the care and experience for our patients,” Dr. Feinberg said. “We’re striving daily to do better by our patients.”
Dr. Feinberg has previously been named to Modern’s Healthcare’s “50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders.”
One of the nation’s most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Geisinger is known for its focus on caring and innovative programs including the ProvenCare® best-practice approach to maximize quality, safety and value; ProvenHealth Navigator® advanced medical home; Springboard Health® population health program to improve the health of an entire community; ProvenExperience™ to provide refunds to patients unhappy with their care experience; and Geisinger’s MyCode® Community Health Initiative, the largest healthcare system-based precision health project in the world. With more than 215,000 volunteer participants enrolled, MyCode is conducting extensive research and returning medically actionable results to participants. A physician-led organization, with approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Repeatedly recognized nationally for integration, quality and service, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to patient care, medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.