Leadership Greater Washington is honored to welcome Kenneth Samet, President and CEO of MedStar Health for an intimate talk about leadership. Guests are welcome to accompany LGW members to this event, but all must be registered.
Lessons in Leadership
Tuesday, December 11 | 8:00-10:00 AM
800 17th Street NW, 12th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
More about Kenneth
MedStar Health President and Chief Executive Officer Kenneth A. Samet is responsible for a $5.6 billion not-for-profit, healthcare delivery system. With more than 35 years of experience in healthcare administration, Samet provides strategic oversight and management for MedStar Health—the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, comprised of 10 hospitals, a comprehensive network of health-related businesses that includes ambulatory, home health, a large multispecialty physician network, and several insurance products with more than 145,000 members. MedStar has large research and innovation platforms and one of the largest graduate medical education programs in the country. In addition, MedStar Health is one of the region’s largest employers, with more than 31,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians, serving more than half-a-million patients and their families each year. MedStar is proud to be the long-standing clinical and medical education partner of Georgetown University.
Prior to becoming MedStar’s president and chief executive officer in January of 2008, Samet served as president and chief operating officer of MedStar Health from 2003-2008; and as the system’s first chief operating officer since MedStar’s inception in 1998.