Alex Mendez has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Operations and Chief Financial Officer of Mount Sinai Medical Center. Mendez, who joined Mount Sinai’s executive team in late 2001, previously served as the hospital’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
A Certified Public Accountant, Mendez is a graduate of the University of Miami, where he earned his BBA, MBA, and a Certificate in Health Administration. He entered the healthcare field in 1992 at Kendall Regional Medical Center, HCA, and quickly moved up the ranks to become the Chief Financial Officer in 1995, and adding the Chief Operating Officer duties in 1998. Mendez later joined Cedars Medical Center, HCA, before coming to Mount Sinai in November 2001.