LifeBridge Health President & CEO Neil Meltzer Honored as a Daily Record “Influential Marylander” and Named to “Circle of Influence” for 2019

Baltimore, MD – The Daily Record newspaper has recognized LifeBridge Health President and CEO Neil Meltzer as one of its 2019 Influential Marylanders and has named him to the Circle of Influence. 

The Influential Marylanders awardees are selected by editors of the Daily Record for their leadership and contributions to their fields. Influential Marylanders honorees who have been selected for the third and final time join the Circle of Influence.  

Meltzer’s third award and invitation to the Circle of Influence reflects his long-standing dedication to shaping the future of healthcare at LifeBridge Health and investment in the community. 

“At LifeBridge Health, our purpose statement is ‘Caring for Our Communities Together,’ and our greatest strength is our talented, caring and diverse team members who come together every day to improve patient health and wellbeing,” said Meltzer. “Our communities trust us to provide exceptional, compassionate care that positively impacts their lives and their family’s lives. There is no greater honor than that.” 

Chair of the LifeBridge Health Board of Directors Barry Levin praised Meltzer’s achievement. “Neil is a consummate professional and an extraordinarily present and caring leader. We are fortunate to have him leading our healthcare system,” Levin said. 

"This year's Influential Marylanders demonstrate an impressive record of accomplishment, leadership and vision," said Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, publisher of The Daily Record. "The Daily Record is pleased to honor them for all they have done, and will continue to do, for Maryland and beyond."

Meltzer joined Sinai Hospital in 1988 as vice president of operations and was named CEO in July 2013. Outside of LifeBridge Health, Meltzer is a member of the Greater Baltimore Committee’s President’s Advisory Committee, Baltimore City Workforce Investment Board and the Maryland Hospital Association Board. He is also on the boards of the Hippodrome Foundation and Everyman Theatre. 

LifeBridge Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health services in Maryland. LifeBridge Health includes Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, and related affiliates. For more information, visit www.lifebridgehealth.org

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Sharon Boston