Neerav Jadeja, Chief Executive Officer
Neerav Jadeja, CEO, returned home to Paradise Valley Hospital (PVH) in May 2019 after spending a year in Los Angeles overseeing multiple hospitals. He served as the CEO/Administrator at PVH from 2011 to 2018. During his tenure, Paradise Valley Hospital was awarded with the Healthgrades “Patient Safety Excellence Award” placing the hospital in the top 5% in the nation for patient safety from 2014 to 2021. PVH was also awarded “A” grades for hospital patient safety by The Leapfrog Group in two consecutive years (2020-2021), and has been designated with “Gold Plus” awards for the treatment of stroke and heart failure by the American Heart Association. The Lown Hospitals Index listed Paradise Valley Hospital as the top hospital in the nation for community health investment in 2021.
Neerav was also recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as “Rising Stars: Healthcare Leaders under 40” in 2014, 2016 and 2017. Neerav spent the first six years of his career at Shands Healthcare, which is affiliated with the University of Florida, starting as an Administrative Resident and working his way up to the Chief Operating Officer at Shands Lake Shore Medical Center before leaving in 2008. From there he went to Southwest Healthcare System in Murrieta, California where he served as the Chief Operating Officer for Southwest’s Inland Valley and Rancho Springs hospitals. “My plan is to ensure that Paradise Valley continues to provide high quality services for our community,” said Neerav.
Neerav grew up in Alabama and Florida. He obtained all three of his college degrees at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), beginning with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, and then completing an MBA as well as a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration (MSHA). Neerav lives in San Diego with his wife, Nishma, and their three children. They enjoy all of the wonderful things Southern California has to offer from beaches to hiking to restaurants, and one of their favorite hobbies includes traveling. Neerav is an avid sports fan.