Philip R. Wolfe, FACHE
Philip R. Wolfe began his tenure at Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) in 2006 as president and CEO.
Since then, Wolfe
has initiated over $150 million in capital investments.
In 2011, GMC
launched percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
In 2012, GMC
opened its state-of-the-art Strickland Heart Center, a 40,000 square-foot facility that houses advanced technology, including state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization labs and operating rooms, providing residents access to leading cardiac care professionals.
With hospitals in Lawrenceville and Duluth, GMC
serves more than 400,000 patients annually under his
Before joining Gwinnett Medical Center, Wolfe was president and CEO of Enloe Health System, a non-profit corporation in Chico, California.
Wolfe began his career in health care in the U.S. Army Medical Service Corps.
In 1981, he joined the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and served as Assistant Administrator at Redmond Park Hospital in Rome, Ga.
health care career also includes administrative responsibilities at Hilton Head Hospital
in South Carolina, Hancock Medical Center
in Bay St. Louis, Miss., and Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
in San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Recognized as the 2010 Gwinnett Man of the Year, Mr. Wolfe is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and a member of the American Hospital Association.
He serves on numerous boards including the Gwinnett Chamber, Georgia Gwinnett College Foundation, Gwinnett Technical College, Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful, Gwinnett Health System and Gwinnett Hospital System Foundation.
He has been a member of the Rotary Club International since 1986.
He earned his BSBA at Bowling Green University in Ohio and his MHA at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.