HackensackUMC names chief medical officer its new president

January 28, 2016

After searching the country for nearly a year to find the next president of Hackensack University Medical Center, the search committee decided the best person for the job already was in the building.

Ihor S. Sawczuk, who currently serves as an executive vice president and the chief medical officer, will assume the role as president April 4, the hospital announced Thursday.

Hackensack University Health Network CEO and President Robert C. Garrett, who has held both the health network and medical center CEO and president positions, will continue in his role at Hackensack University Health Network, and ultimately, of Hackensack Meridian Health, once the merger of the two health systems is complete.

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