General Counsel Brian Corbett retires after three decades with Main Line Health

Bryn Mawr, PABrian Corbett, Esq., Senior Vice President and General Counsel, who has served as legal counsel to Main Line Health for more than 30 years, is retiring November 1.

Corbett will be succeeded by his longtime colleague Della Payne, Esq., who currently serves as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel. Payne has been with Main Line Health's Legal Department since 2003. Her appointment will be effective September 1, allowing for a 60-day formal transition period.

Corbett leaves behind an impressive legacy of strategic guidance and thoughtful direction. He is highly regarded by his colleagues as a trusted adviser, working behind the scenes to offer creative solutions to problems. He has offered legal advice and approaches to matters that advance the strategic interests of Main Line Health while remaining mindful of how decisions and solutions impact employees, patients and the community.

Corbett first joined Main Line Health in 1994 as Associate General Counsel after a successful 10-year career as a transactional and regulatory health care lawyer. He progressed to Vice President and then Senior Vice President and General Counsel in 2001.

"Brian has left a permanent mark on Main Line Health that will be impactful for generations to come," said Jack Lynch, FACHE, President and CEO. "And I know that I can speak for his executive colleagues and the system Board of Governors when I say Brian has been an incredible asset to the System."

About Main Line Health

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving Philadelphia and its suburbs. Main Line Health's commitment — to deliver safe, high-quality, equitable and affordable care for treating and curing disease, playing an important role in prevention and disease management, as well as training physicians and other health care providers — reflects our intent to be the region's premier choice for clinical care, research, and education. A team of more than 13,000 employees and over 3,500 employed and independent physicians and advanced practice providers care for patients throughout Main Line Health.

At Main Line Health's core are four of the region's most respected acute care hospitals — Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital — as well as one of the nation's premier facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital.

Main Line Health also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton, King of Prussia and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region's largest multispecialty physician networks.

Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including the prestigious American Hospital Association Quest for Quality Prize, highest tier ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for Overall Hospital Quality and systemwide recognition in the 2023-2024 U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect, equity and inclusion, has proudly received awards in this area and has embraced the American Hospital Association's #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help patients stay healthy and live their best lives.

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Larry Hanover
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