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Michael Arthur Young

Michael Arthur Young, American hospital executive.

Background

  • Young, Michael Arthur was born on May 10, 1956 in York, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Paine and Lois Barnett Young.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Biology, University Pittsburgh, 1978. Master of Health Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1980.

    Career

    • Administrative assistant Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1981-1982, assistant to president, 1982, vice president, risk manager, 1982-1986. Vice president Lancaster (Pennsylvania) General Hospital, 1986-1988, executive vice president, chief operating officer, 1988-1989, president, chief operating officer, since 1989.

    Politics

    Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The life with Christ has nothing to do with being in a "church" atmosphere for all eternity. God’s salvation involves far more. He is planning to make his children productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.

    Membership

    Board directors Young Women’s Christian Association, STAR Program-School District Lancaster, Better Business Bureau, Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. Board directors, vice chairman United Cerebral Palsy. Member Hayden Community Study Task Force.

    Account executive United Way. Member American Hospital Association, American College Healthcare Executives, Hospital Association Pennsylvania (Medicaid reimbursement task force, ad hoc committee on auto insurance, council of hospital-based schools nursing, health care data committee), University Pittsburgh Health Alumni Association, Rotary, Sigma Chi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, basketball, bicycling, running, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Karen Ann Gallagher, September 25, 1983. Children: Jonathan Michael, Christopher William.
    • father: John Paine
    • mother: Lois Barnett Young
    • spouse: Karen Ann Gallagher
    • children: Jonathan Michael Young
    • Christopher William Young
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    Born March 10, 1956
    (age 61)
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