Chief Executive Officer, Region V
Saju George serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Region V of Prime
Healthcare. In his role, Mr. George oversees Prime Healthcare’s
hospitals, medical groups and outpatient locations in Michigan.
Saju George held various leadership positions within non-profit and for-profit
health systems. Prior to joining Garden City Hospital, Mr. George served
at Ascension Health’s - St. Mary's/St. Joseph Health System.
Mr. George joined Prime Healthcare in 2014 and assumed the role of Garden
City Hospital CEO in 2015. Since his arrival he led the Board and senior
leadership through strategic planning effort, transforming the hospital
from near-bankruptcy to vitality. Under his leadership, Garden City Hospital
has significantly increased its quality, efficiency and financial performance
earning top local and national honors including IBM Watson Health’s
elite Everest Award for achieving the highest levels of sustained performance
over five years and the IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® award in 2019.
Mr. George holds a bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy and earned
his MBA in Healthcare Administration from Baker College of Business in
MI. He completed his Executive Leadership Formation training for Healthcare
Leadership from Aquinas Institution of Theology in St. Louis, MO. He is
a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves on
various boards including the American Hospital Association’s Regional