Sanjay K. Saha Named COO of Sibley Memorial Hospital
March 5, 2014
Sanjay K. Saha has been named chief operating officer (COO) of Sibley Memorial Hospital effective February 10, 2014. As COO, Sanjay is responsible for the overall operations of the hospital and serves as a key strategic advisor to the president, other senior executives and physician leaders.
"Sanjay is a dynamic leader with extensive experience in leading teams of physicians and clinical leaders to improve safety and quality, and to implement highly reliable and patient-focused processes," notes Richard (Chip) Davis, Ph.D., president, Sibley Memorial Hospital. "He understands the complex and ever-changing health care environment and will help lead Sibley to becoming a leader in innovation, collaboration and service excellence."
He joins Sibley from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, N.C., where he served as executive vice president of operations. In that capacity, Sanjay led the divisions responsible for surgical services, ambulatory services, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services and Brenner Children's Hospital. He also served as senior vice president at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, N.C. and held senior leadership positions at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore. His areas of concentration included surgical, orthopedic, cardiovascular, pediatric, and women's services.
He's looking forward to building relationships within the Sibley community including physicians and staff, government officials and community leaders.
Sanjay earned his bachelor of science in biology at Wake Forest University and a master of health science from the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
About Sibley Memorial Hospital: Serving Washington, D.C. since 1890, Sibley Memorial Hospital is a 318-bed acute care nonprofit hospital. Sibley is accredited by the Joint Commission and is licensed by the District of Columbia Department of Health and Human Services. Sibley is a proud member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Vist us at www.sibley.org.