HCA East Florida Division President
Michael G. Joseph
Michael G. Joseph is the President of HCA's East Florida Division. The HCA East Florida Division is located in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and encompasses 13 hospitals in the South Florida and Treasure Coast area in addition to multiple ambulatory surgery centers and imaging centers, a supply chain center and an integrated regional laboratory.
Mr. Joseph has been with HCA since 1988, and most recently served as CEO of University Hospital in Tamarac, Fla. Prior to his move to Tamarac, he was President of HCA’s Southwest Florida Market in Fort Myers, Fla – which has since been divested. He also has served as President of Cedars Medical Center in Miami and Westside Regional Medical Center, Plantation, Fla. Prior to these roles he served as interim CEO at Columbia Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla. and as COO at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center and at Miami Heart Institute.
Mr. Joseph is a graduate of the University of Miami with an undergraduate degree in business administration, as well as an MBA. He and his wife Lesli have two children, Lauryn and Michael and reside in the City of Coral Gables, Florida.