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Elias Neujahr named first CEO of Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU
Friday, October 20, 2017
After an extensive national search, Elias Neujahr has been named the first CEO of Children's Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, effective Dec. 3.
Neujahr joins CHoR from CHRISTUS Health System where he served as president of The Children's Hospital of San Antonio. Affiliated with the Baylor College of Medicine, The Children's Hospital of San Antonio employs more than 170 pediatric health care providers. As president, Neujahr led successful efforts to significantly improve quality outcomes while supporting operational efficiencies. He was also active in leading the growth of signature programs, including a congenital heart center, maternal/fetal health and expansions in neurosciences, oncology and orthopedics. Neujahr was also responsible for construction projects that transformed the hospital's main campus and brought outpatient facilities to the surrounding community.