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NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare Names New COO

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NewYork Presbyterian Healthcare announces Karen Westervelt as their new Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Most recently, she served as president and CEO of the William F. Ryan Community Health Network. In this role, she led a group of 17 primary care, behavioral health and specialty care community health centers, with a specific focus on underserved patient populations. She previously served as executive director of the Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center, where she oversaw primary and specialty health services for the institution.

NewYork Presbyterian Healthcare System is a 7,044-bed and 34 hospital health system.

October 20, 2014