Matt Magargal, RN, BSN, MHA, PHRN, NE-BC, has been named Vice President, Patient Care Services, at Paoli Hospital, part of Main Line Health. He most recently served as Director of Nursing at Paoli. Prior to this position, Magargal served as a patient care manager at Paoli, manager of the Vascular Access Team and administrative supervisor at Riddle Hospital, an Emergency Department staff nurse, and paramedic.
Paoli Hospital President Jim Paradis said, “Matt was chosen after an extensive search of qualified candidates, both external and internal to MLH, and was selected because of his strong track record of effective leadership, extensive clinical and operational knowledge, and sound problem solving and decision-making skills. The decision to hire Matt as VP, Patient Services, was made with input from all groups that participated in the interview process including physicians, managers and front-line staff.”
In his new role, Magargal will lead nursing staff and further develop Paoli’s already excellent patient care, strong culture of safety and effective shared governance model.
Magargal is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the American Organization of Nurse Executives, the Healthcare Leadership Network of the Delaware Valley and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Organization of Nurse Leaders. He is currently completing his doctorate in nursing practice.