About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center


2012 Press Releases

Englewood Hospital President Shares Life Lessons with Next Generation of Leaders

Douglas Duchak Talks Education, Work and Family at High School Lecture Series

Douglas Duchak, President and Chief Executive Officer of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, recently spoke to an audience of students at Dwight Morrow High School, in connection with the Circles of Color motivational lecture series featuring community leaders. This year’s theme was, “You’re the Author of Your Own Life Story.” (Pictured L to R) Anna Ewa Markowski, AVID Site Team Coordinator, Dwight Morrow High School; Ira Rich, Guidance Counselor, Dwight Morrow High School; Douglas Duchak, President and CEO, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center; Kayellen Dunston-Jefferson, Co-founder, Circles of Color; Isaiah M. Jefferson, Co-founder, Circles of Color. (Photo Courtesy of Englewood Hospital)


About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the four percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.