Chief Clinical Officer
Judy Giel is responsible for all clinical offerings at PHS. As senior clinical leader, she drives execution of the clinical strategy and vision and oversees resource allocation and deployment of clinical employees and assets.
Judy joined PHS in 1997 as vice president of respiratory service. Before assuming her present position, she served as senior vice president of clinical services, vice president of sales, and senior vice president of operations.
She previously held several senior executive positions in clinical services and respiratory care in acute and post-acute care settings, including executive director of the Regional Kidney Disease Program; general manager of Caremark (home infusion); district manager of Glasrock (home medical equipment); center manager of Baxter (home respiratory/medical equipment); administrative director of respiratory care at East Jefferson General Hospital, Metairie, La., and director of respiratory care of Mercy Hospital, New Orleans, La. She also worked as a respiratory therapist at Mount Sinai Hospital, Minneapolis, Minn.
During her career she has held various leadership positions in a number of trade and professional organizations.