Crozer-Keystone Health System CEO resigns, COO to succeed: 4 things to know

Springfield, Pa.-based Crozer-Keystone Health System appointed Sharif Omar CEO after the sudden resignation of Patrick Gavin.

Here are four things to know:

1. Mr. Gavin became CEO of the health system in July 2016. The health system did not give a reason for his departure in an emailed statement sent to Becker's Hospital Review.

2. Mr. Omar most recently served as COO of the health system.

3. He previously served as CEO at Northwest Health System, Ark., as well as held CEO and COO positions at Pottstown (Pa.) Memorial Medical Center.

4. He holds a master's degree in health administration from Tulane University in New Orleans.

More articles on executive moves:
21 latest hospital, health system executive moves
Central Vermont Medical Center taps new CFO: 3 notes
Jessica O'Neal is new CEO of Medical City Children's, Women's hospitals: 3 takeaways

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.


Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers