John Sphon named permanent CEO at Excela Health

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:24:19 PM

“John Sphon has been named permanent CEO of Westmoreland County hospital system Excela Health, after serving as the system’s acting CEO since April. Mr. Sphon, a Westmoreland County native, received undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The appointment came five days after Moody’s Investors Service downgraded $63 million in Excela debt to Baa1 from A3 with a continuing negative outlook.”

—“John Sphon named permanent CEO at Excela Health,”
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Dec. 10, 2019