Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Appoints Tiffany Berry to the Position of Chief
May 13, 2022- Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center names Tiffany Berry as its new Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Berry will be responsible for overseeing the financial operations and revenue cycle management of the hospital.
Berry comes to Palm Beach Gardens with 20 years of healthcare financial leadership experience. Most recently, she served as the CFO of Northwest Health-Porter Hospital, a 301-bed hospital with multiple campuses in Indiana. There, she was known as a process and metric oriented leader who contributed to the growth and development of initiatives for the highly acute and specialized services the hospitals offer. Prior to that, she served in various other healthcare leadership roles where she successfully led the evaluation and turnaround of a surgical hospital, prepared and coordinated annual budgets and collaborated on the development of new service lines.
“With Tiffany’s background and expertise, we are confident she will be successful in the strategic and tactical financial planning for Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center,” said Teresa Urquhart, CEO of Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. “We are excited to have her join us as a key member of our administrative team.”
Berry received her Bachelor’s Degree from Austin Peay State University in Business Administration, and went on to earn her Master’s Degree in Business Administration from University of Saint Francis.
About Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center:
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center is a 199-bed acute care hospital serving the medical and healthcare needs of Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast for over 50 years. The hospital was the first in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast to perform open-heart surgery and has since remained one of the area’s leading heart hospitals, having performed over 19,000 open-heart surgeries and more than 100,000 cardiac catheterizations to date.
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center offers comprehensive cardiac care and advanced minimally-invasive procedures including Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), MitraClip, and Watchman. The hospital is the first in Palm Beach, Broward and Martin County to adopt the minimally invasive convergent approach to treat patients with atrial fibrillation. The hospital’s outpatient cardiac rehabilitation program is designed for people recovering from a heart attack, coronary bypass or valve surgery, and angioplasty or stent procedures.
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center offers advanced orthopedic care to our community. Some of the services offered include: total joint replacements for hip, knee and shoulder, sports medicine, arthroscopy, podiatry, fracture management and inpatient/outpatient rehabilitation. In 2021, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center utilized the CORI robotic-assisted surgical system to perform knee replacements.
Additional services include an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center, diagnostic imaging, general and robotic surgery, an Epilepsy Program and 24-hour emergency care. Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center’s Emergency Department offers all private rooms and is equipped with technology to help increase patient comfort, reduce wait times and provide up-to-the-minute patient status, as well as immediate access to film-based radiological images, interpretations and related data. The hospital’s Epilepsy Program is the first of its kind in Palm Beach County to have a dedicated Epilepsy Monitoring Unit that is equipped with long-term video monitoring, a specialized form of an EEG for patients who suffer from seizures. The hospital acquired the da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgical System which can be used across a spectrum of minimally-invasive procedures such as cardiovascular, colorectal, general surgery, gynecology, urology and more.
The hospital was the recipient of the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus from 2015 – 2021, and also was named a High Performance Hospital for COPD and stroke in U.S. News and World Report’s 2021-2022 Best Hospitals. Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center was also named as the best heart center in Palm County from the Palm Beach Post 2020 Best of Palm Beach County Awards. For more information or for a complimentary physician referral, please call (833)-619-8831 or visit www.pbgmc.com.