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Joel James Prell

Joel James Prell, American medical group administrator.


  • Prell, Joel James was born on August 16, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Samuel and Mary Devorah (Schwartz) Prell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1967. Certified finance management, Ohio State University, 1979. M. Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, 1981.


    • Various positions, 1967-1972. Chief administrative office senior administrative analyst Los Angeles County, 1972-1973. Deputy regional director for planning and community relations Los Angeles County Department Health Services Region, 1973-1975.

      Administrator ambulatory care Los Angeles County Harbro General Hospital, 1975-1976. Associate director hospital and clinics ambulatory care services University California-Irvine Medical Center, 1976-1978. Assistant to the director research and analysis unit University California, Davis, 1978-1980.

      Vice president professional services San Pedro Peninsula Hospital, 1981-1984. Senior vice president South Coast Medical Center, 1984-1987. President, Chief Executive Officer Harbor Health Systems, Inc., 1987-1990.

      Chief Executive Officer Santa Monica (California) Plz. Medical Group, Inc., since 1990. Administrator Affiliates Pathologists Medical Group, Torrance, California, since 1993.

      Special assistant to the controller University of California at Los Angeles Hospital and Clinics, 1980-1981, administrator emergency medicine center, 1981.


    Member Hospital Coun.So. California (political action steering committee, chairman legislation affairs committee), California Hospital Political Action Committee (board directors), Health Care Executives Southern California, University of California at Los Angeles Health Services Administrators Alumni Association (president), Medical Group Management Association, American College Health Care Administrators.


    • Married Cheryl Prell. Children: Vanessa S., Matthew.
    • father: Samuel Prell
    • mother: Mary Devorah (Schwartz) Prell
    • spouse: Cheryl Prell
    • children: Vanessa S. Prell
    • Matthew Prell
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    Born August 16, 1944
    (age 73)