James G. Demetriades, MBA

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Penn Medicine Princeton Health

James G. Demetriades, MBA, is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Penn Medicine Princeton Health. As the lead executive at Princeton Medical Center and a member of the Princeton Health Senior Management team, Mr. Demetriades is responsible for surgical services; cancer services; the Breast Health Center; radiology, laboratory, pharmacy, interventional radiology and cardiac catheterization; plant and facilities management; dietary and environmental services. In addition, Mr. Demetriades oversees business development and strategic planning for
Princeton Health.

Mr. Demetriades rejoined Princeton Health (formerly Princeton HealthCare System) as Vice President, Operations in 2010, after serving as Vice President for Trauma and Surgical Services at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center in West Reading, Pa.

Prior to his tenure at Reading, Mr. Demetriades worked for six years at Princeton Health, progressing from Manager of Contract Management, to Administrative Director of the former University Medical Center at Princeton Surgical Center, to Executive Director of Surgical Services.

He came to Princeton Health from HealthSouth, where he served as Regional Director, Commercial Operations and Managed Care. Mr. Demetriades began his career in healthcare with an administrative residency at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, Pa.

A summa cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton in Scranton, Pa., Mr. Demetriades earned a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration and was valedictorian of Scranton’s Panuska College of Professional Studies. He earned his MBA from the Fox School of Business at Temple University, Philadelphia.

Mr. Demetriades is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.Penn