(East Orange, New Jersey – September 7, 2017) — Paige Dworak, FACHE, has been named Chief Executive Officer of East Orange General Hospital. East Orange General Hospital is a 211 bed for-profit, acute care hospital serving the city of East Orange and the surrounding area.
Ms. Dworak is an accomplished healthcare executive with nearly 20 years of experience in leadership and hospital operations. Born and raised in Edison, NJ, Ms. Dworak joined the Prospect Medical Holdings family in 2016 and was quickly identified as a valued leader. Ms. Dworak most recently served as Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer at East Orange General Hospital, and just prior, served as Vice President of Operations Improvement for both Prospect’s Waterbury Hospital, and Eastern Connecticut Health Network. In her experience prior to joining Prospect Medical Holdings, she served in various leadership roles around the country to include the Greater New York Hospital Association, the Cleveland Clinic, and Trinity Health.
Ms. Dworak is board certified in healthcare management as a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and currently serves as the President of the New York chapter of ACHE, The Healthcare Leaders of New York. She has been a featured speaker in local and national conferences. Ms. Dworak has received numerous awards to include the 2017 NJBiz 40 Under 40 Award, service awards from ACHE, and is passionate about giving back to underserved communities, to include serving on the Board of Directors and Finance Committee for Lott Assisted Living Residence and Lott Community Home Health Care. She earned a Bachelor’s degree from William Patterson University and Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Montclair State University.
About East Orange General Hospital:
East Orange General Hospital is East Orange’s largest private employer and Essex County’s only independent, fully accredited, acute-care hospital. Serving the community for more than a century, East Orange General Hospital recently expanded its services and is continually adding new equipment and programs to provide the highest level of quality and compassionate patient care. Specialty areas include: Same Day Surgery, Bone and Joint Institute, Women’s Health, Metabolic Diseases, Physical Rehabilitation, Behavioral Health, Family Health, Emergency Medicine, Outpatient Hemodialysis, Hyperbaric/Wound Management, Vascular and Medical/Surgical Services.
About Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.
Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., a growing healthcare services company, offers a unique and innovative healthcare delivery model, known as Coordinated Regional Care, which emphasizes coordination of care and population health management, with an emphasis on wellness and preventive care. CRC helps coordinate quality care for patients through integrated networks of primary and specialty physicians, in affiliation with hospitals, clinics, other community-based providers and health plans. Prospect owns and operates 20 hospitals, as well as over 165 clinics and outpatient centers. Prospect also manages the provision of healthcare services for more than 435,000 members enrolled in its networks of over 11,000 primary care physicians and specialists. Prospect’s operations are located in diverse areas in California, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. For more information, visit www.pmh.com.