Director, Planning & Business Development
Princeton HealthCare System
Milind Khare, Director, Planning & Business Development, is responsible for financial, strategic and facilities planning initiatives, real estate development and diverse capital projects for Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS).
Mr. Khare joined PHCS in 2003 and served for eight years as the designated project liaison for University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) and the surrounding 171-acre Princeton Health Campus. He coordinated all aspects of the project, including business case development, the state Certificate Of Need application, site selection, consulting team selection, real estate negotiations, facility and campus master planning, architectural and interior design, project management through all phases of site development and construction, furniture and equipment procurement, and transition and relocation planning.
He collaborates with senior management on strategic planning, market-share assessment, service-line planning and tracking competitive intelligence. Mr. Khare has developed business plans for new programs and services, financial analyses and projections and program assessment and tracking tools.
As a key participant in PHCS’ capital investment planning team, Mr. Khare worked on real estate acquisition and disposition transactions worth $165 million over a period of eight years.
Prior to joining PHCS, Mr. Khare worked with Cap Gemini Ernst & Young LLC (CGEY) for five years in the healthcare consulting practice, primarily on supply chain management and strategic sourcing projects at multiple hospitals and health systems across the United States.
Previously, he worked at Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center, New York, in the Facilities Planning, Design and Construction Department, participating in a variety of hospital facility improvement projects and coordinating the reorganization/relocation of multiple departments within the hospital. He also assisted in the $1.5 million design of a large-scale facility reconfiguration, conducted facility audits and assisted in developing a facility master plan.
Mr. Khare earned his MBA in healthcare administration from Baruch College (City University of New York)/Mount Sinai School of Medicine; his Master of Architecture at University of Oklahoma; and his bachelor’s degree in architecture from University of Bombay in India. Mr. Khare lives in Pennington with his wife, Madhurani Khare, MD, and two children.
Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) is a nonprofit organization that includes University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, Princeton House Behavioral Health, Princeton Rehabilitation, Princeton HomeCare, University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro Surgical Center, and Princeton Medicine. PHCS is a joint venture partner in Princeton Endoscopy Center and Princeton Fitness & Wellness Center locations in Princeton and Plainsboro. University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro is an acute care, teaching community hospital and a university hospital affiliate of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. It is an affiliate of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the only facility in the state designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. PHCS also operates several additional affiliates including Princeton HealthCare System Occupational Medicine Services, Princeton HealthCare Management Services, and Princeton Medical Properties. The system has more than 3,000 employees, approximately 45 residents and fellows from the Robert Wood Johnson Residency Training Programs, and an active medical staff of 1,000 physicians and dentists.