Gary L. Perecko joined Main Line Health as president of Riddle Hospital
in March 2009. With more than 20 years of executive healthcare
experience, he came to Main Line Health from Frankford Healthcare
System, where he served as chief operating officer (COO).
As president, Perecko focuses on continuing Riddle’s mission to deliver
a superior patient experience. Under his leadership the Hospital will
work to enhance the quality of care and patient satisfaction and provide
outstanding services in the region.
Prior to his role at Frankford, Perecko served as president of St.
Joseph Regional Medical Center in South Bend, IN. He was also COO of
Jefferson Health Services, Pittsburgh, PA, and executive vice president
of its parent, South Hills Health System. Additionally, he was president
and CEO at Greater Canonsburg (PA) Health System.
A diplomat with the American College of Healthcare Executives, Perecko
earned a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of
Pittsburgh. He has served on a number of civic and non-profit boards,
including the United Way, the Multiple Sclerosis Service Society and
Perecko, a native of Pittsburgh, resides in Lafayette Hill, PA. He and
his wife have three daughters.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.