HACKENSACKUMC AT PASCACK VALLEY APPOINTS NEW CEO, EMILY HOLLIMAN
Emily Holliman will be joining HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley as its CEO, effective early May.
(Westwood, NJ) - Hackensack University Health Network and LHP Hospital Group, Inc. (“LHP”) today announced that Emily Holliman will be joining HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley as its CEO, effective early May.
”The Hackensack University Health Network is pleased to welcome Emily Holliman to our team,” said Robert C. Garrett, president and CEO, Hackensack University Health Network. “Emily’s vast healthcare experience and demonstrated commitment to the communities she has served are a true match for the type of leader our Network was seeking. I would like to thank Mark Sparta, who has served as acting CEO of HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley since last November. He did a tremendous job in continuing to elevate the hospital’s level of care, and I am confident that Emily will build upon his work.”
Emily joins the HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley team with more than 16 years of healthcare experience, during 11 of which she served as a hospital CEO. Her experience spans both for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals, including Sebastian River Medical Center (Naples, FL) and St. Dominic –Jackson Memorial Hospital (Jackson, MS).Most recently, she was the CEO of Norwood Hospital in Boston, MA, which is part of the Steward Health Care System. During her tenure the 263 bed hospital had impressive operational improvements
“LHP is pleased to have Emily Holliman join us at Pascack Valley. We are intent upon making certain the Pascack and Northern Valley region receives exceptional care at HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley and that begins by ensuring a strong team with a dynamic leader,” said Paul Kappelman, division president of LHP. “Emily has a track record of collaborating with physicians and community members to improve healthcare. In addition to her background and experience, Emily’s strong connection to improving culture and patient satisfaction will be a true benefit at HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley. “
Emily holds an MBA and a Master’s of Science in Health Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She will be relocating to the Pascack Valley area with her husband and two young daughters.
About HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley
HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley is a 128-bed, full-service, acute-care community hospital, providing the same nationally recognized quality care for which HackensackUMC is known. The hospital features all private patient rooms at no additional cost, a state-of-the-art obstetrical unit, an intensive/critical care unit, five operating rooms, one special procedure room, and a cardiac catheterization laboratory. This inpatient hospital also anchors many in-demand, outpatient services such as radiology, women’s health and same-day surgery. For more, please visit www.hackensackumcpv.com.
About Hackensack University Health Network
Hackensack University Health Network (HackensackUHN) is the New Jersey-based parent company of HackensackUMC, the HackensackUMC Foundation, Hackensack University Medical Groups, and corporate joint venture partners with LHP Hospital Group in ownership of two hospitals: HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley and HackensackUMC Mountainside. In 2015, the Network signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Seton Hall University to form the only private school of medicine in New Jersey. In late 2014, HackensackUHN announced its plans to merge with Meridian Health, forming the largest integrated health system in the state. Also in 2014, HackensackUHN announced that Palisades Medical Center will become a full member of the Network. Together with six other health systems, the Network is part of the nation’s largest healthcare consortium of its kind, AllSpire Health Partners. HackensackUHN also enjoys clinical and academic affiliations with some of the nation’s most well-renowned health systems, hospitals and universities, including: CityMD, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, MinuteClinic, North Shore-LIJ Health System, NYU Langone Medical Center’s Division of Pediatric Surgery, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, St. George’s University, Statesir Cancer Center at CentraState Medical Center, and Stevens Institute of Technology. With more than 11,300 employees, 3,100 credentialed medical staff members and 1,697 hospital and nursing home beds at hospitals within the Network, Hackensack University Health Network is one of the largest healthcare systems in New Jersey.
About LHP Hospital Group, Inc.
LHP Hospital Group, Inc. (LHP) is a privately held company established to provide essential capital and expertise to not-for-profit hospitals and hospital systems. In cooperation with local hospitals, LHP forms joint ventures to acquire, own, operate and manage acute care facilities in small cities and select urban markets throughout the United States. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, LHP is owned by affiliates of the private equity firm CCMP Capital Advisors, LLC and the CPP Investment Board as well as certain members of management and the board of directors. For more information, please go to www.lhphospitalgroup.com.