MALVERN Pa., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ella Health, a woman's wellness provider, announced recently that health care veteran Joseph Shikorsky has been named President and Chief Executive Officer.
Shikorsky was most recently acting chief executive and joined the Ella Health team in March 2015, as the Chief Financial Officer. In this new role, he will lead the growth of the company, which provides 3D mammography and other diagnostic services in a spa-like setting. He will build and foster partnerships with community providers and other key stakeholders to expand Ella Health into new locations
"Ella Health makes it easier for women to take care of their own health, and I am looking forward to this opportunity to raise awareness and continue to improve health care delivery," Shikorsky said. "We need to do what we can to ensure that women have a positive mammography experience."
Ella Health was among the first providers of 3D mammography, an advanced technology that increases the detection of invasive breast cancers by up to 41 percent while reducing false alarms. Ella Health makes it easier for women to get this exam with on-time appointments that get them in and out within 30 minutes as well as special touches such as comfortable robes, private dressing rooms and heated exam rooms.
"Our hallmark is being able to deliver high-quality care in an inviting environment," Shikorsky said. "This makes it more likely that women will come back regularly to get this important exam."
Shikorsky has nearly 30 years of financial and accounting experience in the health-care industry and was most recently Vice President of Finance with Physiotherapy Associates, Exton, PA, a national provider of outpatient rehabilitation services. Other positions include Chief Financial Officer/VP Finance of Fresenius Vascular Care, Berwyn, PA; and VP/Controller of Critical Homecare Solutions, Conshohocken, PA.
He earned a Master of Science degree in taxation from Villanova University, Villanova, PA, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
Ella Health is a growing provider of 3D mammography and other breast cancer diagnostic services in Langhorne, PA; Lemoyne, PA; Bel Air, MD; Hagerstown, MD; Chicago, IL; Toms River, NJ and Pike Creek, DE.
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SOURCE Ella Health