President and CEO
Gary B. Weinstein assumed the position of President and CEO of Washington Health System in Washington County, Pennsylvania, in June 2010. Mr. Weinstein provides leadership, direction and administration across the entire Washington Health System, which includes a large community hospital, a small rural hospital, a 70-provider physician group, a chemical dependency rehab facility, a community wellness center, a hospice and joint ventures in the areas of senior living, home health, cancer center and others. Working with the health system’s Board of Directors, he charts the course the health system is to take in response to the health care needs of the community.
Mr. Weinstein is a graduate of Bucknell University with a bachelor’s degree in political science. As a Peace Corps volunteer, he taught junior high school in Ethiopia. He received his master’s degree in public administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, after which he did community/economic development work for three years.
He began his health care career at Washington Hospital in 1981 as the hospital planner. From 1992-2010, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Weinstein is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Mr. Weinstein serves on the board of directors of the Healthcare Council of Western Pennsylvania, Hospital and Health Systems Association of Pennsylvania, Action Resources, Inc., and Board of Directors of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Weinstein is a married father of three adult children and grandfather of two. He enjoys tennis, basketball and traveling in his spare time.