Omar Ziyadeh, Senior Vice President of Operations
Omar joined Aligned Telehealth in January 2019. He brings over 14 years of proven business and operations experience. He is most notable for implementing strategic, results-oriented programs. Omar was previously the Chief Executive Officer of The Surgical Center of Connecticut where he was fully accountable for the clinical quality and business operations. Prior to that, he held multiple leadership positions at Westchester Medical Center Health Network including, but not limited to, assisting in leading regional inpatient and outpatient operations, business and strategy for the 7-county behavioral health program. He has also led and driven the implementation and growth of the first New York non-state hospital Telepsychiatry program for WMC Health Network. He has held various positions at Leonardo DRS Consolidated Controls and Lockheed Martin-Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation including program and financial management.
Omar is a results driven, passionate business leader that believes in the population health model; better care, better health and lower cost – resulting in a patient centered care environment that ultimately reduces stigma, provides access to quality care and keeps people healthy in their communities. Omar truly believes “There is no health without mental health.”, a quote he values from Dr. David Satcher, former United States Surgeon General.
Omar graduated with a BS in Business Management from Quinnipiac University and an MBA from the University of New Haven.