DERBY -Griffin Hospital in Derby is proud to announce the promotion of Adam Dworkin, of Bethany, to the newly created senior management position of Vice President, Operations - Integrated Medical Group.
Dworkin joined Griffin in 2011 as the Executive Director of Griffin Faculty Physicians (GFP), subsidiary of Griffin Hospital. He previously served as Director of Marketing for a large Connecticut law firm following distinguished service in the U.S. Navy as surface warfare officer, mission planner and instructor for which he received numerous awards and commendations.
Dworkin earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science from Vanderbilt University, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts, and a Juris Doctor from University of Connecticut School of Law.
In his six years at Griffin, Dworkin has facilitated the expansion of GFP into a multi-specialty group practice with more than 50 physicians, 100 support staff, and an annual operating budget in excess of $19 million. GFP providers now include highly accomplished medical and surgical specialists, Physician Assistants (PAs) and Advance Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) practicing inpatient medicine, adult primary care, geriatrics, gastroenterology, cardiology, endocrinology , general surgery, breast surgery, cardiothoracic surgery and urology in the hospital and in more than a dozen community-based office locations throughout Griffin’s seven-town primary service area, as well as Southbury, Naugatuck and Hamden.
“Griffin’s success in healthcare’s new era requires that we possess the capabilities to deliver high-quality and value-based care by effectively and efficiently managing the health of defined populations,” said Griffin Hospital President and CEO Patrick Charmel. “The expanded scale, scope of services, and geographic footprint of GFP combined with the practice’s strong operational foundation and strong integration with the hospital will help us achieve a superior level of performance. We are counting on Adam and his GFP team to help us navigate healthcare’s new era.”
(This is a press release from Griffin Hospital)