Navigate Up

UPMC/University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences

Our Experts

Jeffrey Romoff

Jeffrey Romoff


UPMC Names New Chief Financial Officer

PITTSBURGH, March 23, 2004 Jeffrey Romoff, president of UPMC, announced today the appointment of Robert A. DeMichiei as chief financial officer of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) effective May 3. Mr. DeMichiei will oversee the financial activities of the integrated health care delivery system and will serve as a member of the senior executive team.

Mr. DeMichiei has served in various executive finance roles with General Electric Company (GE) for the past seven years. He is currently manager of finance, Global Business Development and Integration for GE Energy, Marietta, Ga. He also was the chief financial officer for GE Transportation Systems' Global Service Operations.

Prior to his tenure at GE, Mr. DeMichiei served with Price Waterhouse in Pittsburgh for 10 years. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and a certified public accountant.

UPMC is the largest integrated health care delivery system in Pennsylvania and one of the leading nonprofit medical centers in the country. It is a $5 billion, 37,000-employee organization that spans the whole spectrum of health care delivery with its network of 19 tertiary, specialty and community hospitals and 400 outpatient sites and doctors offices. Closely aligned with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, it is one of the country's top academic medical centers.

Mr. DeMichiei, a Pittsburgh native, will be moving back to his hometown with his wife and four children.

UPMC | Affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences Supplemental content provided by Healthwise, Incorporated. To learn more, visit

For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. UPMC policy prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected group status. Further, UPMC will continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity. This policy applies to admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in UPMC programs and activities. This commitment is made by UPMC in accordance with federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations.

Medical information made available on is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should not rely entirely on this information for your health care needs. Ask your own doctor or health care provider any specific medical questions that you have. Further, is not a tool to be used in the case of an emergency. If an emergency arises, you should seek appropriate emergency medical services.

Pittsburgh, PA, USA |