Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital names chief operating officer

Orlando, FL (December 18, 2023) Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital has named Jessica Glover as assistant vice president and chief operating officer.

“In this role, Jessica will be responsible for the daily operations of the hospital and provide oversight for the development of high-quality and cost-effective programs and services to meet the needs of patients, physicians, and team members,” said Thibaut van Marcke, president of Orlando Health Dr. P Phillips Hospital and senior vice president of Orlando Health Southeast Region.

For the past year, Mrs. Glover served as administrator of Allied Health and Support Services at Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips. She first joined Orlando Health in 2016 as an improvement systems coach before she moved to the strategy team in 2020 where she served in multiple roles supporting Orlando Health's growth strategies. Prior to her time with Orlando Health, Mrs. Glover spent nearly 10 years working in process improvement as an industrial engineer for Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from the University of Central Florida and a Master of Health Administration degree from Florida Atlantic University. 

Mrs. Glover began her new role on December 1, 2023.


About Orlando Health

Orlando Health, headquartered in Orlando, Florida, is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with $9.6 billion of assets under management that serves the southeastern United States and Puerto Rico.

Founded more than 100 years ago, the healthcare system is recognized around the world for Central Florida’s only pediatric and adult Level I Trauma program as well as the only state-accredited Level II Adult Trauma Center in Pinellas County. It is the home of one of the nation’s largest neonatal intensive care units, one of the only systems in the southeast to offer open fetal surgery to repair the most severe forms of spina bifida, the site of an Olympic athlete training facility and operator of one of the largest and highest performing clinically integrated networks in the region. Orlando Health has pioneered life-changing medical research and its Graduate Medical Education program hosts more than 350 residents and fellows.

The 3,429-bed system includes 29 hospitals and emergency departments – 25 of which are currently operational with four coming soon. The system also includes nine specialty institutes, skilled nursing facilities, an in-patient behavioral health facility under the management of Acadia Healthcare, and more than 375 outpatient facilities that include physician clinics, imaging and laboratory services, wound care centers, home healthcare services in partnership with LHC Group, and urgent care centers in partnership with FastMed Urgent Care. More than 4,750 physicians, representing more than 100 medical specialties and subspecialties have privileges across the Orlando Health system, which employs more than 27,000 team members and more than 1,500 physicians.

In FY 23, Orlando Health cared for 197,000 inpatients and 6.6 million outpatients.  The healthcare system provided nearly $1.3 billion in total impact to the communities it serves in the form of community benefit programs and services, Medicare shortfalls, bad debt, community-building activities and capital investments in FY 22, the most recent period for which this information is available.

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