Michael A. Szubski, CPA, MBA, FHFMA, is Chief Financial & System Services Officer of University Hospitals (UH).
Mr. Szubski joined University Hospitals in 2003, and has held several executive leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer of all the owned acute care hospitals and Chief Financial Officer at UH Cleveland Medical Center, an academic medical center with over 1,000 beds and an affiliate of the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
In his current role, Mr. Szubski is responsible for all financial, treasury, managed care contracting, insurance, revenue cycle, information technology, supply chain and other system support services. He also leads UH Ventures, the innovation, commercialization and venturing division of the health system.
Prior to joining University Hospitals, Mr. Szubski served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at EMH Regional Healthcare System. In addition, Mr. Szubski served as Vice President of Operations at UnitedHealthcare of Ohio, Inc. (Cleveland), a business unit of UnitedHealth Group, one of the nation’s largest health care management services companies. Mr. Szubski also served as Assistant Vice President and Controller at Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Cleveland) and, prior to that, held several positions at Ernst & Young.
Mr. Szubski received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting and Political Science from Baldwin Wallace University and a Masters of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Ohio and a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association.
Mr. Szubski is a member of the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board and served on the Board of the Ohio Hospital Association from 2011-2016. He also serves on numerous UH related boards, including Western Reserve Assurance Co, UH Holdings, Inc. and UH’s accountable care organizations, totaling nearly 600,000 member lives. Mr. Szubski was recognized by Crain’s Cleveland Business as “CFO of the Year” in 2010, and is routinely distinguished by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “100 Hospital and Health System CFO’s to Know.”