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Theresa Forgét Named Executive Director of HR at Howard County General Hospital

Theresa Forgét Named Executive Director of HR at Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine announces the appointment of Theresa Forgét, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, as executive director of Human Resources, beginning Monday, Feb. 15. As such, she will support the hospital’s strategic priority of attracting, engaging, developing, and retaining the most talented people to fulfill the hospital’s mission of providing an excellent patient experience.

“We are pleased to welcome Theresa to our leadership team,” said M. Shafeeq Ahmed, M.D., MBA, interim president of Howard County General Hospital. “She has a wealth of experience in human resources and we welcome her expertise in improving systems and processes.”

Forgét most recently served as vice president of human resources for the Y in Central Maryland. Prior to that, she worked for the Montefiore Health System in the Bronx, N.Y., for 10 years, in progressively responsible positions; the last as senior director of human resources.

She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Sacred Heart University and a Master of Arts degree from New York University.

About Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine is a not-for-profit health care provider with 225 licensed beds located in Columbia, Maryland. A comprehensive, acute-care medical center, Howard County General offers a full range of services, from neonatal care and oncology to outpatient treatment and critical care.

The hospital has a professional staff of more than 1,100 physicians and allied health professionals, representing nearly 100 specialties and subspecialties; a workforce of more than 1,850 individuals and over 330 volunteers.

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