Geisinger Health System Names David T. Feinberg, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

The Geisinger Health System Foundation Board of Directors announced the appointment of David T. Feinberg, M.D., M.B.A., as the organization’s new president and chief executive officer, effective May 1, 2015.

Dr. Feinberg, who is succeeding Glenn Steele, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., will become only the sixth chief executive officer in Geisinger’s 100-year history. He currently serves as president of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Health System; chief executive officer, UCLA Hospital System; and Associate Vice Chancellor, UCLA Health Sciences in California. During his tenure he has consistently focused on high quality clinical standards for patient care, safety and satisfaction, and the UCLA Health System hospitals have regularly ranked among the best in the United States by U.S. News and World Report.