New CEO Named for Nemours Children’s Hospital
Roger Oxendale, MBA, has been named CEO of Nemours Children’s Hospital and will be joining the organization in April, 2010. This is a new leadership position for the integrated pediatric facility, under construction at the Lake Nona Medical Campus near Orlando, Florida. He will also serve as a Nemours Senior Vice President.
Mr. Oxendale is a nationally recognized health care executive with an impressive list of accomplishments. Prior to joining Nemours, he served as CEO of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and as president of the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. As part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the 10 best children’s hospitals in the country.