George B. Hernandez, Jr.President/Chief Executive OfficerUniversity Health System
George B. HernÃ¡ndez, Jr., JD, is the President/Chief Executive Officer of the Bexar County Hospital District d/b/a University Health. The institution operates 28 primary, specialty and preventive healthcare centers throughout Bexar County, as well as University Hospital, a 716-bed hospital which serves as South Texasâ€™ only civilian Level I trauma center and first and only Level I pediatric trauma and burn center. HernÃ¡ndez serves as a member of the â€œCode Redâ€ Task Force on Access to Health Care in Texas and is past chair of both the Texas Hospital Association (2013) and Teaching Hospitals of Texas (2005-08). HernÃ¡ndez is a native of San Antonio. He earned a bachelorâ€™s degree from St. Maryâ€™sUniversity and law degree from George Washington University School of Law in Washington,D.C.
Session Participation:SPEAKER: Improving Women's & Children's Healthcare Through High Performance Design