Parkland Names New General Counsel and Executive Vice President

Parkland Health & Hospital System’s new Executive Vice President and General Counsel will be Steven J. Roth, who was formerly Senior Deputy General Counsel there, where he led the transaction efforts. His role will also include being the chief counsel for Parkland Community Health Plan, Inc. and the Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation.

(Courtesy of: Parkland)

Roth has been with Parkland since 2001 and has more than 20 years in healthcare law. He led the effort to turn PCCI into a separate nonprofit research and software development corporation as well as the bond financing for the hospital’s new campus.

Prior to going in house with Parkland, Roth was an attorney with Jackson Walker, LLP, where he worked in healthcare and corporate transaction sections of the Dallas office. He also worked for New York regional HMO WellCare Management group as a contract manager.

Roth is active in the Dallas community, and is graduate of Leadership Dallas, a board member for the Business Counsel for the Arts and the Dallas Zoo and speaks on international adoption.

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