(Middletown, NY) – Orange Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Hodgson as Vice President of Quality and Stephen Sugrue, RN, CEN, Esq. as Chief Compliance Officer and Counsel.
Prior to joining the Orange Regional family, Susan worked at Saratoga Hospital where she was the Director of Quality Support Services. She is a Registered Nurse, Certified Healthcare Quality Professional and has her Masters in Health Services Administration. Susan will be responsible for Quality Services, Case Management, Infection Control, Safety and Patient Advocacy and will oversee the JCAHO survey process.
Steve comes to Orange Regional from St. Vincent’s Midtown Hospital where he was the Associate General Counsel and Corporate Compliance Officer. Steve has both law firm and governmental experience representing hospitals and healthcare practitioners. He also has a medical background, beginning his career in healthcare as a Paramedic and a Registered Nurse. Steve has a Bachelor’s in Healthcare and Legal Studies and a Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law, where he also received a Certificate in Health Law & Policy. Steve will be responsible the administration of Orange Regional’s Corporate Compliance program.