Fountain Valley Regional Hospital Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Mar 09, 2011, 18:25 ET from Fountain Valley Regional Hospital

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fountain Valley Regional Hospital is pleased to announce the promotion of Paul Czajka to Chief Operating Officer.



Mr. Czajka joined the hospital in March 2010 as the Associate Administrator of Support Services. Since his arrival, he has overseen the completion of two construction projects, including the expansion of the hospital's Emergency Department Waiting Room, Triage area and Non-Invasive Cardiology Unit and the addition of a five-bed Observation Area in the Emergency Department and the successful California Department of Public Health licensing of these areas.

Mr. Czajka was also instrumental in achieving recent enhancements to the facility in the Obstetrics Unit, Intensive Care Unit and the hospital's Operating Rooms, implementing over $2 million in capital equipment upgrades to the Catheterization Labs, and the development of Fountain Valley Regional Hospital's comprehensive, outpatient Regional Diabetes Center, which offers a Diabetes Self-Management Education Program recognized by the American Diabetes Association.

Mr. Czajka has over twenty years of hospital experience with increasing responsibilities for hospital-wide clinical and non-clinical operations, strategic planning, and business development. His experience includes academic hospital management and multi-campus responsibilities. Prior to joining Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, Mr. Czajka was Associate Administrator at USC University Hospital in Los Angeles, California.

About Fountain Valley Regional Hospital:

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center (FVRH), part of Tenet California, is a 400-bed acute care hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in Orange County, California. Serving the community for more than 30 years, the hospital's core services span Heart & Vascular Care, Spine, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, and Women's and Children's services including labor and delivery, a Level III Neonatal ICU, a Pediatric Unit for sick kids and a Pediatric ICU for critically ill children, a Gestational Diabetes Program and a Center for Breast Care. FVRH also offers Surgical Weight Loss Services, a Diabetes Center, transfusion-free medicine and surgery, and 24-hour emergency care including an accredited Chest Pain Center and a certified Primary Stroke Center. To learn more, visit

FVRH Contact:

Dina Edwards

Marketing & Communications Associate

(714) 966-8175

SOURCE Fountain Valley Regional Hospital