Mountain View, CA – El Camino Health's chief executive officer, Dan Woods has been recognized as one of the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s Power 100 for the second consecutive year. The Power 100 list recognizes Silicon Valley's most influential business leaders and most powerful people. Leaders included on the list are selected for their community impact, ideas, innovation, and contributions to shaping their industries and the region.
"This acknowledgement recognizes El Camino Health's growing reputation as Silicon Valley's healthcare partner of choice, and I am grateful for this distinction of being part of the Power 100 as we continue making strides across the healthcare industry and helping our patients live their best lives," said Woods. "El Camino Health's success would not be possible without the incredible efforts of the entire team, and I am honored and privileged to spearhead the initiatives that set us apart from other healthcare providers in the region."
Woods joined El Camino Health as CEO in 2017. With more than 25 years of healthcare experience, Woods has championed complex, business transformation strategies, and fostered a collaborative environment with physicians to deliver high quality, accessible, and frictionless consumer healthcare experiences.
During his tenure, El Camino Health expanded its service footprint from two acute care hospitals to include a modern mental health hospital, a rehabilitative hospital, outpatient services and urgent, primary and specialty care clinics throughout Santa Clara County. El Camino Health continued its commitment to maternal health with a $149 million investment and three-phase expansion project on the Mountain View campus. Recently, the maternity and NICU moved into the portion of the renovated space that has been finished. All phases of the project are expected to be completed in 2024.
The Silicon Valley Power 100 special edition will be published on Friday, February 2.
About El Camino Health
El Camino Health has served the communities of Santa Clara County for more than 60 years, with nationally recognized physicians and nurses at two not-for-profit acute care hospitals in Los Gatos and Mountain View, and primary care, multi-specialty care, and urgent care locations across the region. El Camino Health is dedicated to giving patients high-quality care utilizing the most advanced technology and research, delivering results first and respect always.
Aside from achieving outstanding patient outcomes, the hospitals have earned numerous awards for clinical excellence, including being named one of the World's Best Hospitals 2023 by Newsweek and becoming the San Francisco Bay Area’s first Magnet hospital, earning four consecutive designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for nursing excellence.
Key service lines include cancer care, cardiovascular care, maternity care, mental health and addiction services, orthopedics, pulmonology, urology, and women’s health. Visit elcaminohealth.org to learn more.
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