Uniontown Hospital

Uniontown Hospital is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).

Uniontown Hospital utilizes a 10-person Executive Council, led by CEO Steve Handy, to oversee the day-to-day operations of the hospital. 

United by their community focus and unwavering commitment to ethical leadership, Uniontown Hospital Executive Council is dedicated to open, honest and genuine leadership in an effort to collaboratively add value and maintain excellent health care for the Fayette County Community. 

The 2017 Executive Council is comprised of the following members: 

Steve Handy

Steve HandyChief Executive Officer


Barb Weiss

Barb WeissExecutive Director of Finance and Chief Financial Officer

  • General Accounting 
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Contracting and Business Ethics
  • Materials/Laundry
  • Contact Barb at weiss@utwn.org


Tricia Herman

Tricia HermanExecutive Director of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

  • Information Technology/Informatics 
  • IT
  • Contact Tricia at herman@utwn.org


Betty Ann Rock

Executive Director of Nursing Services and Chief Nursing Officer 

  • 4 East/South
  • 1 West
  • Education
  • Family Beginnings Birthing Center
  • Rehabilitative and Wound Care Services 
  • Contact Betty Ann at rock@utwn.org


Christa Ebbert

Crista EbbertExecutive Director of Human Resources

  • Human Resource Management 
  • Service Experience and Volunteer Services 
  • Community Relations
  • Contact Christa at ebbert@utwn.org 


Mark Dillon

Executive Director of Outpatient Services 

  • Emergency Services 
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Laboratory 
  • Surgical Services 
  • Anesthesia 
  • Contact Mark at dillon@utwn.org


Dr. Linda Burstynowicz

Linda Burstynowicz

Executive Director of Medical Services

  • Medical Staff Services
  • Quality/Risk Management
  • Pharmacy
  • Fayette Physician Network
  • Fayette Home Care 
  • Contact Linda at burstynowicz@utwn.org


Sandy Thorpe

Executive Director of Critical Care Services and Patient Flow

  • 3 West Stepdown/Telemetry
  • Cardiology
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Nursing Resources
  • Respiratory Care
  • Clinical Decision Unit/Peds/Infusion
  • Social Work/LECOM
  • Contact Sandy at thorpe@utwn.org


Dan Hoffman

Executive Director of Support Services

  • Facilities Management
  • Environmental Services 
  • Nutrition Services 
  • Police/UHPD
  • Projects 
  • Contact Dan at hoffman@utwn.org


Kathy Simpson

Executive Director of Revenue CycleKathy Simpson

  • Financial Access/Registration
  • Health Information Management 
  • Billing Services
  • Case Management
  • Contact Kathy at simpson@utwn.org 

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