Leadership Team

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Jay Krishnaswamy

Chief Executive Officer

Jay Krishnaswamy was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Doctors Medical Center in August 2022. He has extensive experience in healthcare administration and has been with Tenet Healthcare for more than 20 years. Jay came to Modesto from our Tenet home office in Dallas where he was serving as the Vice President of Hospital Operations. Jay previously served as CEO of other hospitals within Tenet.

Jay was familiar with Doctors Medical Center before joining us as our CEO. He served as Associate Administrator at Doctors Medical Center from 2004 to 2008, as well as our Chief Quality Officer from 2002 to 2004.

With Doctors Medical Center’s expertise in providing a higher level of care for our patients, Jay works closely with our Central Valley sister hospitals to help broaden the care we provide as a market.

Jay earned his Masters of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University – Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland, and his M.S. in Health Services Research from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.