President and CEO
Daniel Blum has served as President and CEO of Phelps Hospital since December 2014. Prior to joining Phelps as Senior Vice President in 2009, Mr. Blum was Senior Vice President of White Plains Hospital Center, Vice President of Operations of Stellaris Health Network, and Operations Manager at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City. Mr. Blum began his healthcare career as a paramedic and paramedic instructor in New York City, and worked at several New York City hospitals in clinical and administrative capacities.
He holds bachelor’s degrees in philosophy and healthcare administration, both from New York University. He belongs to the American College of Healthcare Executives and Medical Group Management Association, and is Chairman of the NYS Department of Health Emergency Medical Advisory Council.