Dr Nadine Delicata leads new Steward Health Care Malta executive team
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Dr Nadine Delicata has been named as the leader of the new Steward Health Care Malta executive team, who “will be driving Steward’s mission at the Gozo General Hospital, Karin Grech Hospital and St Luke’s Hospital.”
Steward Health Care Malta made the announcement of the New Executive Committe in a statement today.
Dr Delicata has been the Chief Executive Officer of the Gozo General Hospital since 2013 and will now serve as the Chief Operating Officer and Interim President of Steward Health Care Malta.
The statement went on to say that the focus of the new team will be “primarily on improving hospital operations, whilst working with counterparts within the Steward Health Care network in the United States to establish a world class level of care across Steward Hospitals in Gozo and Malta.”
Dr. Armin Ernst, President of Steward Health Care International remarked that, “we are confident that our team in Malta has the right experience, qualifications, and drive to improve the level of care across our hospitals.”
“Dr Delicata is an established and respected leader, and her extensive industry experience will undoubtedly help us realise our vision during this transformative period across Malta and Gozo,” he added.
Dr Delicata graduated as a Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Malta followed by specialisations in Public Health and Strategic Business Management.
For a number of years, she worked closely with the Director General of Health Care Services within the Ministry for Health, including EU and international exposure, legislation, and financial and strategic planning.
She was also responsible for the successful delivery of the national breast and bowel cancer screening programmes for Malta.
Others members of the team who will assist Dr Delicata will be – John Bezzina as Human Resources Director, Micky Singh as Chief Information Officer, Alessandra Pace as Communications Director, Dr Stephen Zammit as CEO of Karin Grech Hospital, and Joseph Fenech who replaces Dr Delicata in the role of CEO at the Gozo General Hospital.
“The team is proud to be part of the wider Steward Health Care organisation,” said Dr Delicata.
She explained that, “for my team this means a much wider spectrum of resources and knowledge and being part of a large group of like-minded professionals, with whom they can share experiences and grow.”
“Steward runs 39 hospitals across Malta and the United States and has a proven track-record in the medical field. We look forward to establishing Steward as an integral and trusted part of the wider Maltese community,” said Dr Delicata.