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Patty Donley Named Wellspan GSH President

Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital President Patty Donley

This is the first week of a new job for a longtime member of the Good Samaritan Hospital family.

Effective this past Sunday, Patty Donley took the reins as Vice President for Wellspan Health and President of Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital.

She’s a homegrown success story, having graduated from Lebanon High School and earning one of her many collegiate degrees at Lebanon Valley College.

Donley has been at Good Samaritan Hospital for 28 years, starting when it was a stand-alone community hospital. But since its merger with Wellspan Health in 2015, she has been instrumental in seeing the range of medical services grow within the community:

She also wants to expand the recruitment of nurses, a need she understands intimately, having served as Chief Nursing Officer at the hospital since 2017:

Donley succeeds the retiring Tom Harlow as President of Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital.