Janet L. Ready, RN, FACHE
University Medical Center of Princeton
Senior Vice President
Princeton HealthCare System
Janet L. Ready is President of University Medical Center of Princeton (UMCP) and Senior Vice President of Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS). Ms. Ready is responsible for the operational performance and strategic growth and development of the medical center. She provides management oversight and coordination of all patient care and support services at UMCP and its off-site locations to assure effective and efficient operations consistent with the goals of PHCS.
Ms. Ready is the team leader for the executive team, promoting a highly collaborative and committed approach to financial management, operations improvement and quality clinical care delivery. Ms. Ready was previously President of Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC), a $409 million, 365-bed acute care hospital in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., where she was responsible for the organizational performance and daily operations for all service lines. Under her leadership, VBMC earned numerous awards and recognitions including HealthGrades’ “America’s 100 Best” Award - 2014.
Ms. Ready’s previous executive roles include Chief Operating Officer of Crystal Run Healthcare, a premier multi-specialty physician practice in Middletown, N.Y., and Vice President of Administration at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, a $130 million, 120-bed community hospital in Peekskill, N.Y.
Ms. Ready earned three degrees at Columbia University in New York – a Master’s of Public Health with a focus on health administration, an MBA with a concentration in finance, and a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.