Nancy Greengold Named CMO for Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Sharp Grossmont Hospital has announced that Dr. Nancy Greengold, MD, MBA, has been named chief medical officer of the 540-bed acute-care hospital in East San Diego County.
Greengold comes to Sharp Grossmont from Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, Calif., where she has served as vice president of clinical integration. Her previous experience includes physician executive consultant at Cedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundation, vice president as well as medical director/chief medical officer at Hearst Corporation/Hearst Business Media and chief medical officer at Zynx Health, Inc., when it was a subsidiary of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Greengold's clinical medicine experience includes practicing internal medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Group/Cedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundation, a multi-specialty group. Currently she teaches UCLA medical students rotating through Cedars-Sinai and, until recently, precepted internal medicine students in the ambulatory clinic at Huntington Hospital. She also serves as an associate clinical professor of medicine in the Department of Medicine at UCLA.
Greengold received her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and completed her residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in applied health services research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She obtained her MBA from the University of California, Irvine Graduate School.
"Nancy has a wealth of experience in health care, with the majority in leadership roles including quality improvement and clinical effectiveness, medical staff services and utilization management," said Scott Evans, senior vice president and chief executive officer of Sharp Grossmont. "I'm also proud to note that she will be our hospital's first female CMO."
About Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service, acute-care hospital in San Diego's East County, serving the community for more than 50 years. The medical center is a Magnet-designated facility, recognized nationally for nursing excellence, and is part of Sharp HealthCare, San Diego's most comprehensive health care delivery system and a 2007 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient.
Sharp Grossmont is known for its clinical excellence in emergency and critical care, cardiac care, surgery, stroke care, cancer care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, behavioral health, women's and children's health and hospice care. The hospital also offers extensive outpatient services and prevention programs such as home infusion, sleep disorder care, wound care and hyperbaric medicine to support Sharp HealthCare's emphasis on community health and wellness.