Senior Vice President of Business Development & Chief Strategy Officer Named at Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is proud to announce Robert Campbell is the newest member of the executive leadership team. Campbell is the Senior Vice President of Business Development & Chief Strategy Officer and is responsible for providing overall leadership and direction to the Hospital’s clinical operations including nursing and professional services.
Prior to joining Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Campbell served in the capacity of Chief Strategy Officer for the Arizona Region of Dignity Health (formerly Catholic Healthcare West) where he was the market leader for strategic planning, integrated network development, business planning, IT connectivity strategies and capital projects. He served as the consultative leader to Dignity Health corporate executive management regarding Arizona strategy, integration, growth, contracting trends, forecasting, and the local regulatory environment. Campbell played a leadership role in the $192 million development of the Mercy Gilbert Medical Center and the $125 million planned expansion of Chandler Regional Medical Center.
“Robert is principal leader for strategic planning and integrated network development and we are privileged to have someone like him in this position,” said Robert Meyer, president and CEO of Phoenix Children’s Hospital. “His expertise and leadership will no doubt be a vital asset to the Hospital.”
Campbell is also not a stranger to Phoenix Children’s. In his capacity at Dignity Health, he was one of the key executives leading the initiative that lead the landmark strategic alliance with St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center and Phoenix Children’s. The two organizations executed a definitive agreement in June, 2011 that united their respective pediatric programs within Maricopa County - with services centralized at the Phoenix Children’s campus.
About Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital, ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals, is Arizona’s only licensed children’s hospital, providing world-class care in more than 40 pediatric specialties to children from throughout the state and region. Phoenix Children’s is in the midst of a major expansion to meet the needs of the Southwest’s rapid population growth. The signature element of the expansion is a new 11-story, 750,000-square-foot tower which will enable the hospital to grow from 426 licensed beds today to a total of 626 licensed beds once the project is complete. The hospital’s expansion also includes an aggressive physician recruitment effort and new satellite centers in high growth areas of the Valley. For more information, visit the hospital’s web site at www.phoenixchildrens.com.