David P. Gibbons, MHA, RN
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
David P. Gibbons, MHA, RN assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer at UPMC Hamot in August 2012. As COO he has primary oversight for the majority of UPMC Hamot's service lines including business relationships.
Mr. Gibbons came to UPMC Hamot from UPMC Northwest located in Seneca, PA, where he served as division president. Prior to joining UPMC in 2009 Mr. Gibbons worked at Kennedy Health System in Voorhees, NJ, near Philadelphia, as vice president of operations and was responsible for the daily operations of the system's three hospitals. Before joining Kennedy in 1997, he was director of managed care for the Visiting Nurses Association of Greater Philadelphia; regional director of operations, marketing and finance for Oncology Services Inc.; and held several clinical posts with U.S. Healthcare in Blue Bell, PA.
Mr. Gibbons holds an associate degree in nursing and a bachelor's degree in business administration from Clarion University, and a master's degree in health administration from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia.