President and CEO, Beebe Healthcare
Jeffrey Fried is President and CEO of Beebe Healthcare, an organization that includes a 210-bed hospital, a diploma granting hospital-based school of nursing, an adult day care program, a free-standing cancer center, an outpatient surgery center, multiple free-standing outpatient centers and walk-in care locations. Beebe also has a network of employed physicians serving eastern and central Sussex County in southern Delaware that are part of Beebe Medical Group.
Mr. Fried joined Beebe Medical Center in 1995 as President/CEO. From 1983-1994, he held various positions with Lancaster General Hospital, ultimately serving as Chief Operating Officer. Outside the hospital, Mr. Fried currently serves as President of the Lewes Chamber of Commerce, and is a Member of the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board. He is also a member of the Fulton National Bank Advisory Board and serves on the Board of Governors of the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce, as well. In addition, Mr. Fried is a member of the Delaware Business Roundtable, and serves as Chairman of the Delaware Hospital Association. He is also a former member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).
In 2006, Mr. Fried received the American College of Healthcare Executives, Delaware Regents Award for Senior Leadership. He has taught in the graduate programs as an adjunct faculty member for Penn State University, Lebanon Valley College, and Wilmington University, and has been a speaker at numerous national conferences.
Mr. Fried is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, received his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas and his Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Fried is married to Sherry and he has one daughter, Samantha.