Leslie Hirsch Elected Treasurer of NJ Hospital Association
December 14, 2011
President and CEO of Saint Clare’s Health System previously served as Secretary of NJHA
Leslie D. Hirsch, FACHE, president and chief executive officer of Saint Clare’s Health System, was elected treasurer of the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA), a 110-member advocacy organization for hospitals and the patients they service. The appointment was made during the NJHA Board of Trustees meeting on November 16, 2011.
As part of his role as Treasurer of NJHA, Hirsch will also serve as the Chairman of the NJHA Finance Committee, as well as a member of the NJHA Executive and Executive Compensation, Chair’s Advisory Committee on Industry Direction, Audit and Compliance, and Investment Committees. The Treasurer also serves as an Officer of the Healthcare Business Solutions (HBS) and Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey (HRET) Boards.
Prior to his appointment as Treasurer, Hirsch had served as the Secretary of the NJHA.
About Saint Clare’s Health System
Saint Clare’s Health System, which has served the healthcare needs of northwestern New Jersey residents since 1895, is the region’s premier provider of community-based healthcare and behavioral health services. Saint Clare’s operates hospitals in Boonton Township, Denville, Dover and Sussex Borough and other facilities located throughout Morris and Sussex counties. Saint Clare’s is part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a national nonprofit health organization with headquarters in Denver, Colorado. The faith-based system operates in 19 states and includes 73 hospitals; 40 long-term care, assisted- and residential-living facilities; two community health-services organizations; and home health agencies.