Aventura, FL (November 6th, 2009) – Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is proud to announce the appointment of Alisa L. Bert as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Bert joins Aventura Hospital having previously served as Chief Financial Officer at two of Aventura Hospital’ sister HCA Facilities: University Hospital in Tamarac, Florida and Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, Florida.
“We are excited to welcome Alisa Bert to our Aventura Hospital family,” said Heather Rohan, Chief Executive Office of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center. “She is a true leader, and her passion for building positive relationships between patients, physicians, and staff will be an asset to our entire team.”
With more than a decade of leadership experience, Ms. Bert began her career with HCA as Controller for North West Medical Center in Margate, Florida. In her previous positions as Chief Financial Officer, Ms. Bert implemented various programs to expand the overall operational skill sets of each hospital and enhance financial expertise while actively participating in all customer satisfaction initiatives and strategic planning processes.
Ms. Alisa Bert received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Fayetteville State University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude, and went on to earn her Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University.
About Aventura Hospital and Medical Center
Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is a 407 acute care medical/surgery facility providing award winning inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, medical, surgical, cardiovascular and cancer services to the communities of northeast Miami-Dade and southeast Broward counties since 1965. Always on the cutting-edge of healthcare technology, Aventura Hospital was the first in Dade County to install the da Vinci S HD Robot and the Elekta Synergy S. The Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is fully accredited as a Cycle II Chest Pain Center, and the Stroke Program was the first in Dade County to earn The Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Certification Program Gold Seal of Approval for healthcare quality. The 24-hour Emergency Room consistently maintains an average wait time of less than 10 minutes, and the Cardiac Catheterization Lab’s average STEMI time of less than 60 minutes fulfills the standards set forth by Miami-Dade County EMS. Staffed by more than 700 physicians representing over 50 specialties and 1,300 employees, the hospital meets the healthcare needs of its neighboring communities through continuous program enhancement and service excellence.