July 19, 2019
Spring Hill, FL - Oak Hill Hospital proudly announces the appointment of Victoria J. Varela, MHA, as the hospital's Administrative Director of its Graduate Medical Education Program. Ms. Varela comes to Oak Hill Hospital from Chicago where she served as Associate Executive Director for three review committees at the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). In making the announcement, Edward Nast, MD, Chief Medical Officer, stated, "Vicky brings significant Graduate Medical Education experience to Oak Hill. Since 2014 she has worked in three roles at the ACGME including Educational Project Associate, Senior Accreditation Administrator, and most recently the Associate Executive Director for Anesthesiology, Radiation and Oncology, and Transitional Year Review committees."
Dr. Nast shared that prior to her service with the ACGME, Ms. Varela worked as Division Program Administrator at the Indiana University School of Medicine, where she served as Residency Administrator for the Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Medicine programs.
Ms. Varela holds an MHA (Master of Health Administration) from Pennsylvania State University with a focus on health policy administration. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis with a focus on health administration.
Ms. Varela is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), National Association of Latino Healthcare Executives (NALHE), and the Pennsylvania State University Master of Health Administration (Alumni Mentor).