MICHAEL J. KOZIOL JOINS HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
HOLYOKE, MA – October 23, 2017 — Spiros Hatiras, President and CEO of Holyoke Medical Center and Valley Health Systems has announced the appointment of Michael Koziol as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Holyoke Medical Center
“Mike has over 30 years of experience in non-profit organizations, including several hospitals throughout New England,” says Hatiras. “His knowledge and successful contributions to organizational financial stability and improved operating efficiencies have already proved to be an asset to the leadership team of Holyoke Medical Center and Valley Health Systems.”
Koziol has served as the Interim CFO at Holyoke Medical Center since April 2017.
Koziol’s prior experience included executive level finance positions with Southcoast Physicians Group (Fairhaven, MA), MaineGeneral Health (Augusta, ME), South County Hospital Healthcare Systems (Wakefield, RI), Massachusetts Eye & Ear Associates (Boston, MA), Rhode Island Hospital (Providence, RI), and Memorial Hospital of South Bend (South Bend, IN). He received his Bachelor of Science, Accounting & Business Administration degree from Illinois State University. He then completed a Master of Business Administration from the University of Illinois.
“I have spent the past six months as Interim CFO with Holyoke Medical Center, and I am very happy to be a part of this organization,” said Koziol. “The people who work here are wonderful, and enable a bright future in continuing to provide high quality, cost effective care to the community.”
Koziol maintains a residence in both Holyoke, Mass. and Cranston, R.I. with wife Debra.
About Holyoke Medical Center:
Holyoke Medical Center (HMC) is a 198-bed independent community hospital with over 1,300 employees serving individuals and families throughout the cities and towns of the Pioneer Valley. The medical staff includes more than 300 physicians and consulting staff. Holyoke Medical Center is a nationally-accredited hospital and received a 2016 Top Hospital Award from the Leapfrog Group for excellence in quality of care and patient safety. This full-service hospital provides a complete line of inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services, including an award-winning birthing center with the only Baby Friendly designation status in the region. Holyoke Medical Center’s award-winning Stroke Service has been consistently recognized as one of the best in the state for the past eight years and has received the 2017 Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Honor Roll Elite Plus Award from the American Stroke Association. Holyoke Medical Center is a member of Valley Health Systems in Holyoke which also includes the affiliates Holyoke Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice Life Care, Western Mass Physician Associates and River Valley Counseling Center.