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Posted: 2013-08-16


Conemaugh Health System welcomes Brent J. Mallek to its team as Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. With over 20 years in strategic human resource management, Mallek has extensive experience in human resources services, consulting, leadership development and teaching.

"I truly appreciate the opportunity to work with an organization that is known for high quality, high levels of patient satisfaction and a solid financial foundation," says Mallek about joining the Conemaugh Health System. "These achievements in today's healthcare environment do not happen by accident. They occur when great people commit to excellence and work hard to achieve and excel."

Mallek has previously held Vice President of Human Resources positions at a variety of healthcare systems including University Health Care System in Augusta, GA; University Health Systems Eastern Carolina in Greenville, NC; Riverside Healthcare in Kankakee, IL; and St. Francis Hospital in Chicago area. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Human Resource Management from Michigan State University and a Masters in Business Administration - Human Resources from Edgewood College. Mallek is a member of the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration.

At Conemaugh Health System, Mallek will be responsible for Human Resources strategic initiatives and goals for the System's 4,500 employees and 350 physicians. "We are very pleased to welcome Brent to our Conemaugh family," says Scott Becker, Chief Executive Officer of Conemaugh Health System. "His years of experience, innovative ideas and forward-thinking will enable us to continuously improve the ideal patient experience provided by our team."

Mallek and his wife, Kelly, come to Johnstown from Augusta, GA. In his spare time, Mallek enjoys golf, boating, skiing, SCUBA diving, and spending time with his family.


About the Conemaugh Health System
Serving over a half-million patients each year through the Conemaugh Physician Group and Medical Staff, a network of hospitals, specialty clinics and patient focused programs; Conemaugh Health System (CHS) is the largest healthcare provider in West Central Pennsylvania with 4,500+ employees and 350 physicians. Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, CHS’s flagship hospital, was recently named a HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence for the fifth time for clinical outcomes that rank among the Top 5% in the nation. Learn more at www.conemaugh.org.

For More Information, Please Contact:
Amy Bradley, Director of Public Affairs
Phone: (814) 534-3121
Email: abradle@conemaugh.org