Thornton, CO, November 30, 2017 – HealthONE has announced the appointment of Daphne G. David as President and Chief Executive Officer of North Suburban Medical Center (NSMC). David will begin her new role on January 8th, 2018.
“We are excited to have the fresh and experienced perspective that Daphne will bring to the North Suburban Medical Center team”,
A seasoned healthcare executive with over 18 years of experience, David most recently served as Chief Operating Officer at Orange Park Medical Center in Florida. There she was instrumental in developing a Level II trauma program, opening ambulatory outpatient sites and overseeing a $63 million dollar expansion project. Prior to her tenure at Orange Park Medical Center, she also served as Chief Operating Officer and Co-Ethics and Compliance Officer at Garden Park Medical Center in Gulfport, Mississippi.
“We are excited to have the fresh and experienced perspective that Daphne will bring to the North Suburban Medical Center team”, said Sylvia Young, President and Chief Executive Officer of the HCA Continental Division/HealthONE. “She has a proven track record of growing volumes and driving the quality and patient service agenda.”
David earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi and two Masters degrees from William Carey College in Industrial Psychology and Business Administration. David, along with her husband Eric, and two sons Noah and Joshua, are eager to relocate to Colorado.
At NSMC, David will oversee all operations at North Suburban including the main hospital and prominent services lines including, but not limited to, the emergency department, OR, The Birth Center, cardiology and the neurosciences program. Her responsibilities will also include oversight of two freestanding ERs. David’s experience will complement the strengths of North Suburban, including its long-standing reputation for high quality achievements, its dedication to the local community and its growth in existing and new service lines.
About North Suburban Medical Center
North Suburban Medical Center is the highest-quality hospital in north Denver. As a member of the HealthONE family of hospitals, North Suburban is one of just two hospitals in the state of Colorado to be named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures each of the last five years. In addition, North Suburban is the only hospital in north Denver to receive an “A” rating on the Leapfrog Group’s biannual patient safety ratings the last seven surveys. North Suburban has been honored by the Women’s Choice Awards as one of America’s Best ERs and one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety. Licensed for 157 beds, North Suburban is located in Thornton, Colorado, a 10-minute drive from downtown Denver.
HealthONE is the largest healthcare system in the metro Denver area with more than 10,000 employees. As part of the HealthONE system of care, The Medical Center of Aurora, North Suburban Medical Center, Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Rose Medical Center, Sky Ridge Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital work together to provide a higher level of care. In addition, our family of services includes seven hospital free-standing emergency departments and numerous ambulatory surgery centers, CareNow urgent care and occupational medicine clinics, physician practices, imaging centers, and AIRLIFE-DENVER, which provides critical care air and ground transportation across a 10-state region. And, as one of the top ten corporate philanthropists in the metro area, HealthONE contributed more than $1.5 million in 2016 and supports over 150 organizations through cash and in-kind donations.