Abrazo Health Announcs New Chief Financial Officer for Paradise Valley Hospital
3/28/2014 12:00:00 AM
PHOENIX (March 3, 2014) – Abrazo Health, the second largest health care delivery system in Arizona, has announced the appointment of Jeffrey Zyla as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Paradise Valley Hospital. As CFO, Jeff will be responsible for managing hospital financial operations, developing growth strategies, in addition to leading the annual budgeting process.
Jeff is an accomplished healthcare leader, with experience in operational, financial, and strategic business initiatives combined with extensive knowledge in accounting policy and financial systems. He is also respected for recruiting, developing, and leading highly motivated, productive teams.
Prior to joining Paradise Valley Hospital, Jeff served as the Senior Director, Controller at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. While at St. Joseph’s his responsibilities included business planning, health information, case management, social work, and supply chain management. He previously lived and worked in New Jersey where he spent 15 years in financial leadership roles including Assistant Vice President, Finance for St. Barnabas Health and Director of Finance for Mountainside Hospital.
Jeff participated in the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association’s Emerging Healthcare Leaders program in 2010-2011 and is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association. He earned his MBA from Grand Canyon University and his B.S. from Rutgers University.
About Abrazo Health
As the second largest health care delivery system in Arizona, Abrazo Health is committed to providing excellent medical care to the residents of Maricopa County. The Abrazo system includes five acute care hospitals: Arrowhead Hospital, Maryvale Hospital, Paradise Valley Hospital, Phoenix Baptist Hospital and West Valley Hospital; and one specialized cardiovascular hospital, Arizona Heart Hospital; with a combined 1,027 licensed beds. In addition the system consists of two health plans: Phoenix Health Plan, and Abrazo Advantage; School-Based Health Centers; and Abrazo Medical Group with 70 employed physicians in 19 valley locations. Please visit www.abrazohealth.com for more information.