About Shady Grove Medical Center | Rockville, MD

About Shady Grove Medical Center

Learn about Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center in Rockville, Maryland.

Leadership

Meet the professionals who direct Shady Grove Medical Center to provide high-quality, whole-person and community-focused services.

Executive Leadership

John Sackett, President

John Sackett, PresidentJohn Sackett joined Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center in April 2013 with a successful record of working with the community, physicians and hospital staff to create a world-class patient experience. Prior to joining the Adventist HealthCare leadership team, John served 24 years as President and Chief Executive Officer of Avista Adventist Hospital, a comprehensive medical center in Louisville, Colo. John received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Walla Walla College in 1980, and his master's degree in Health Administration from Loma Linda University in 1982. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

 


Daniel Cochran, Vice President Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

Daniel Cochran, Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerDaniel Cochran joined Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center in April 2011. Dan has more than 25 years of experience in healthcare financial management, operational leadership and strategic planning. During his career, Dan has helped hospitals and healthcare organizations improve operational and financial results and develop new business lines. Prior to becoming part of the Shady Grove team, Dan served as Vice President of Finance for the Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Pennsylvania, where he developed and implemented financial improvement plans and oversaw day-to-day fiscal affairs. Dan received his Bachelor of Science degree in Professional Accountancy from The Pennsylvania State University and his Master of Business Administration degree from Troy State University. Additionally, Dan has earned the distinction as a Fellow in the Healthcare Financial Management Association.


Patsy McNeil, Chief Medical Officer


patsy-mcneilDr. Patsy McNeil began her service to Shady Grove as an Emergency Department physician with our partners from U.S. Acute Care Services (USACS), formerly MEP. She served as Chief of Patient Experience for MEP and Director of Patient Experience for USACS East and Mountain division, creating programs that shaped and improved patient-centered caregiving. Earlier in her career, Patsy worked for six years as an emergency physician at Medstar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. She earned her medical degree at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her residency in emergency medicine at the University of Cincinnati. She is active in a number of professional organizations, including the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Beryl Institute’s Patient Experience Global Community, the American Academy of Communication in Healthcare and the Association of Physician Leaders.


Joan Vincent, Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer

Joan Vincent, Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing OfficerJoan Vincent joined Shady Grove Medical Center in December 2014 after serving in the same role for 13 years at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington. Prior to that, Joan worked at Sibley as a critical care educator, director of education and training and clinical coordinator. Throughout her career, Joan has worked in a variety of nursing positions, including teaching at the Washington Hospital Center School of Nursing, as well as clinical nursing positions in medical/ surgical, critical care and professional education. Joan earned her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from West Virginia University School of Nursing. In addition, she holds a master’s degree in Cardiovascular Nursing from Catholic University and master’s degree in Leadership from Marymount University. Joan also achieved Advanced Certification as a Nurse Executive and graduated from the Johns Hopkins inaugural class, “Transforming Health Systems for Accountable Care.”

Governing Board

Officers

Chair
Terry Forde
President & CEO
Adventist HealthCare
Secretary
John Sackett
President
Shady Grove Medical Center
(Ex-Officio)/Vice Chair
Elder Robert Vandeman
Executive Secretary
Columbia Conference of Seventh-day Adventists

Members

Michael Aquilino
Managing Director
Wells Fargo Multifamily Capital
Wayne Meyer, MD
Physician
Adventist Medical Group
   
Tom Burlin
Community Member
William Miller
President
Potomac Conference of SDA
   
Christina Gail Stamatelatos Farias
Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES), Inc.
Carolyn O’Conor, MD
Physician
Spectrum Family Medicine, LLC
   
Donita B. Feldman, MD
Community Member
Charles Sandefur
Community Member
   
Ricardo Flores
Student Representative
Washington Adventist University
Glenn Sandler, MD
Physician
Advanced Surgery, PC
   
Brett Gamma, MD
Physician
US Acute Care Solutions
Reginald Seeto, MD
Chief Operating Officer
Ardelyx, Inc.
   
Mark E. Griffin
Community Member
C. Marie Taylor
President & CEO
Leadership Montgomery
   
Judith Gurdian, MD
Physician
Capital Women’s Care
Howard Vogel
Principal
The Walker Group
   
James G. Lee
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Adventist HealthCare
Erik Wangsness
President
Washington Adventist Hospital
   
William McVey
Vice President
Old Line Bank
Rebecca Fortune Wiseman, PhD, RN
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean
University of Maryland School of Nursing at USG

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