January 5, 2021 – North Shore Medical Center has appointed Matthew Garner to the position of Chief Executive Officer.  He will be responsible for overseeing all strategic, operational and clinical activities at North Shore Medical Center. 
“We are very excited to have Matt as the new Chief Executive Officer at North Shore Medical Center,” said CEO of Tenet’s Miami-Dade Group, Jeffrey M. Welch.  ”Matt comes to North Shore from the hospital’s sister campus, Florida Medical Center, and his extensive knowledge of the South Florida market positions him well to grow services that are important to the community,”
Prior to joining North Shore Medical Center, Garner was the Chief Operating Officer at Florida Medical Center in Lauderdale Lakes.  In this role, he led a variety of capital initiatives, played a key role in growing core service lines and implemented processes focused on improving standardization and efficiency.  A known relationship builder, Garner was also responsible for leading ancillary and support teams to improve the patient experience.  
Garner is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and received his Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration from the University of Central Florida and his Master of Health Administration from the University of Florida. 
About North Shore Medical Center
North Shore Medical Center is a 337-bed general acute care community hospital located at 1100 NW 95th Street in Miami, Florida. The hospital is part of Tenet Healthcare’s Miami-Dade Group and has been serving the medical and healthcare needs of the North Miami community for more than 65 years. North Shore Medical Center offers a broad range of services, including: 24/7 emergency care, maternity services with a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, a cardiac catheterization lab, and psychiatric care. The hospital also offers specialized centers including: A Community Cancer Center, Comprehensive Breast Institute, Sleep Disorders Center, Pain Care Center and Comprehensive Stroke Care Center.  
North Shore Medical Center has consistently won achievement awards with the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines program. The hospital has earned the 2018 Stroke and Target Stroke Elite Plus Quality Achievement Award and the 2018 Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. First in Florida Joint Commission Accredited Chest Pain Center. North Shore Medical Center is among 832 Hospitals Nationwide Awarded an “A” for its commitment to keeping patients safe and making the highest safety standards in the U.S for Fall, 2017 and Spring 2018. The Leapfrog Hospital Survey is the gold standard for comparing hospital’s performance on the national standards of quality and efficiency that are most relevant to consumers and purchasers of care. 
North Shore Medical Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency. To learn more about North Shore Medical Center, please visit www.northshoremedical.com.