For Immediate Release

LifeBridge Health Executives Honored with Baltimore Business Journal Leaders in Health Care Awards

Baltimore, MD – Two LifeBridge Health executives were recently named 2021 Leaders in Health Care by the Baltimore Business Journal. Deborah Graves, president and COO of Levindale Hospital, and Neil Meltzer, president and CEO of LifeBridge Health, were both honored this year.
Deborah GravesNeil Meltzer
The awards honor executives who go above and beyond the call of duty, help develop the health care profession regionally and nationally, and make an impact on their community.

Graves was recognized in the Senior Care category for her leadership at Levindale and her well-documented success in building a positive culture of servant leadership and teamwork at the hospital that results in high-quality care and high levels of patient satisfaction.

Meltzer was recognized in the Hospital Health Care Executive category for his ongoing leadership at LifeBridge Health to achieve strategic growth for the health system that also positively impacts the quality of life for people in Baltimore and central Maryland. This includes many innovative approaches aimed at enhancing the health of the population LifeBridge Health serves and improving significant challenges facing communities.

The LifeBridge Health leaders will be recognized along with other honorees on December 9 at a virtual ceremony hosted by the Baltimore Business Journal.

About LifeBridge Health:
LifeBridge Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health services in Maryland. LifeBridge Health includes Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Grace Medical Center and related affiliates. For more information, visit
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