Covenant Health recently appointed of John A. Jurczyk, FACHE, as senior VP of Covenant Health and president of St. Joseph Hospital. “St. Joseph Hospital has been a vibrant and active part of the Nashua community for the past 110 years, and we are confident John brings both the heart and expertise needed to transform and strengthen the hospital for generations to come,” says David Lincoln, president and CEO of Covenant Health. “John is passionate about our Catholic mission, and his 30-plus years of experience will be invaluable in helping St. Joseph Hospital navigate today’s rapidly changing healthcare landscape.”
Jurczyk most recently served as president of Good Samaritan Medical Center, a Steward Family Hospital in Brockton, Mass. There he led the hospital to achieve the first and only Level III trauma center in Massachusetts EMS Region V and achieved one of the highest operating margins in the Commonwealth.
“St. Joseph Hospital has a wonderful legacy in the Nashua community, and I’m delighted to have the opportunity to work alongside and collaborate with a dedicated board, a talented medical staff and a committed team of employees and volunteers,” says Jurczyk. “My focus is simple - I want to advance St. Joseph Hospital’s mission by ensuring we’re the community’s preferred provider for compassionate care, and I want St. Joseph Hospital to be known as the workplace of choice in Nashua and the region.”