Industry veteran Michael Mueller joins the Southwest Orange hospital
Orlando, FL (August 21, 2020) – Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital has selected industry veteran Michael Mueller as the hospital’s new chief financial officer (CFO). In addition to leading finance and accounting, Mr. Mueller will serve as a financial and strategic business advisor to the hospital president and broader leadership team.
“We are thrilled to welcome Michael to the Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips family where since April 2020 he has been making an impact on our business operations,” said Thibaut van Marcke, senior vice president, Orlando Health Southeast Region, and president of Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital. “His vast financial experience is perfect as our hospital continues to grow.”
Mr. Mueller brings nearly 20 years of executive-level healthcare experience in finance to Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips. He previously served as the CFO of Orlando Health – Health Central Hospital, Doctors Health System and Director of Finance at Memorial Medical Center—the last two facilities located in Springfield, IL. In these roles, he was a key member of the executive team, responsible for critical strategy and operational decisions, as well as overseeing financial planning and analysis.
A certified public accountant, Mr. Mueller was named “CFO of the Year” in 2011 by the Orlando Business Journal, which features decision makers in the community who are leading in business. Additionally, amongst his many volunteer activities, he is the Treasurer of the Heart of Florida United Way, serves on the finance committee of the YMCA of Central Florida, Secretary of the West Orange Health Alliance and is a Past-President of the Kappa Delta Rho Foundation and the Dana-Thomas House Foundation.
“It’s an exciting time to join the team at Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital,” Mr. Mueller said. “As a highly regarded community hospital, Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips has tremendous growth potential. I look forward to sharing my expertise and helping to deliver an incredible experience for team members and patients.”
About Orlando Health:
Orlando Health is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with $6.2 billion of assets under management. The system spans nine Florida counties with nearly 450 locations that include 13 wholly-owned hospitals and emergency departments; rehabilitation services, cancer centers, heart institutes, imaging and laboratory services, wound care centers, more than 300 physician offices for adults and pediatrics, and 11 urgent care centers in partnership with CareSpot Urgent Care. In FY18, Orlando Health served approximately 167,000 inpatients, more than 2.7 million outpatients, and more than 20,000 international patients. The organization is home to the area’s only Level One Trauma Centers for adults and pediatrics, and is a statutory teaching hospital system that offers both specialty and community hospitals. Nearly 3,600 physicians have privileges across the system, which is also one of the area’s largest employers with nearly 20,500 employees. Additionally, Orlando Health provides more than $620 million in total value to the community in the form of charity care, community benefit programs and services, community building activities and more. Additional information can be found at www.orlandohealth.com.