Delray Medical Center Appoints New Chief Operating OfficerFeb 3, 2016
Delray Beach, Fla. (February 4, 2016) – Delray Medical Center welcomes Jared Smith as its new chief operating officer. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the hospital and provides management oversight for the development of high quality, cost effective and integrated clinical programs.
Smith has nearly 15 years of hospital management experience. He started his tenure with Tenet Healthcare in 2010 as the director of business development at Delray Medical Center. Four years later, he became the chief operating officer at sister hospital, Good Samaritan Medical Center, and now, his career has come full circle.
“We couldn’t be more pleased about the opportunity to bring Jared back on board our team,” said Mark Bryan, CEO of Delray Medical Center. “His past experience and longstanding dedication to our organization make him an invaluable asset.”
Smith also previously served as the director of strategic development and project management at another South Florida hospital and was responsible for implementing a $65 million financial turnaround. He began his career at Deloitte & Touche in the audit and advisory services group as the enterprise risk services manager. Smith is a certified public accountant and earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, as well as his master’s degree in science in taxation from the University of Miami.