Carroll Hospital is pleased to announce Dwayne Richardson as the new senior vice president of operations effective March 12, 2018.
In this role, Richardson will lead all service lines within the hospital, providing leadership, support and guidance to facilitate seamless operations and exceptional performance throughout the hospital.
Richardson joins Carroll Hospital with 30 years of experience in the health care industry. He previously served as the chief operating officer at Placentia-Linda Hospital in Orange County, California. Prior to that, he worked as the director of radiology at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia and as director of cardiopulmonary services at University Medical Center at Princeton located in Princeton, New Jersey.
A Philadelphia-native, Richardson began his career as a radiology technologist and is a nurse by training. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania, and his Master of Science degree in Healthcare Management and Leadership from Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
“Dwayne’s background and experience, along with his passion for serving patients and the community, is a perfect fit for Carroll Hospital. He is energized by achieving quality outcomes for his organization and will be an asset to our team,” said Leslie Simmons, president of Carroll Hospital and executive vice president of LifeBridge Health.
“I am excited to join Carroll Hospital,” said Dwayne Richardson, senior vice president of operations. “I’m very impressed with what I’ve learned about the outstanding care and services the hospital provides the community and my goal is to empower the organization to grow and enhance its services even further,” he added.
About Carroll Hospital
Carroll Hospital, a LifeBridge Health center, is a nonprofit, acute care facility offering the latest in medical technology, experienced medical professionals in a variety of specialties and a continuum of programs and services to meet the needs of the community.
Source: LifeBridge Health