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Prime Healthcare's Dr. Sonia Mehta Named One of Top "105 Leaders of Hospitals & Health Systems to Know" for 2019 by Becker's Hospital Review

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  • Written By: Prime HealthcarePrime Healthcare's Dr. Sonia Mehta Named One of Top "105 Leaders of Hospitals & Health Systems to Know" for 2019 by Becker's Hospital Review

Dr. Sonia MehtaPennsylvania Market for Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.)- Becker's Hospital Review recognized Sonia Mehta, MD, MBA, Corporate Chief Medical Officer and Regional CEO of the Pennsylvania Market for Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.), as one of the "105 Physician Leaders of Hospitals and Health Systems to Know," by Becker's Hospital Review.

Dr. Mehta has demonstrated outstanding leadership and clinical expertise throughout her career. Becker's list includes many of the top physicians of multiple hospitals throughout their careers in addition to community boards and national organizations. These physicians also have accomplished clinical careers, giving them unique insight into the healthcare industry.

With more than 20 years in a variety of healthcare management roles, Dr. Mehta served as CEO and CMO of 177-bed Loretto Hospital in Chicago; president and CEO of the Illinois/Wisconsin Medical Group and executive medical director of immediate care centers, occupational health, wellness programs and chief of ambulatory services at 489-bed Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, Ill. Furthermore, Dr. Mehta was one of 20 people to serve on the HHS transition team in Illinois and served on the Illinois State level committee for Medicaid transformation. Additionally, she led the Westside Heroin Task Force in Chicago.

To view the list which includes individual profiles, visit

About Prime Healthcare

Prime Healthcare, headquartered in Ontario, California, is a 501(c)3 public charity with $700 million in assets all donated by Dr. Prem Reddy and his family. The mission of the Prime Healthcare Foundation is to provide quality, compassionate healthcare for all, and serve communities through various charitable and educational initiatives. Prime Healthcare Foundation’s for-profit affiliate is Prime Healthcare Services, an award-winning national hospital system with 46 acute-care hospitals providing nearly 42,000 jobs in 14 states. Eleven of the hospitals are members of the Prime Healthcare Foundation. Prime Healthcare and its hospitals have been featured prominently among the “100 Top Hospitals” in the nation 33 times and among the “15 Top Health Systems” three times. Prime Healthcare hospitals are recognized as “Top Performers on Key Quality Measures” by The Joint Commission and Prime Healthcare is the only "10 Top Health System" west of the Mississippi. For more information, please visit