Temecula Valley Hospital (TVH) announced the appointment of new Governing Board Chairman Dennis Frank and Vice Chairman Claude Reinke. The Governing Board is comprised of physician members, community representatives and hospital leaders. The important role of the Board is to oversee the safety and quality of services that are provided at the hospital and to represent the Temecula Valley Hospital to the community it serves.
Frank has been a member of the Board since its inception in 2013 and has served as Vice Chair during his tenure. As a 30 year resident of the Temecula Valley, he has served the community in a number of business and professional capacities. His experience has been in executive and President/CEO positions in the financial industry, regional economic development, and strategic planning.
“It is an honor to serve as Chairman of the Board of Governors of Temecula Valley Hospital. The entire hospital staff, administration, and Board of Governors is committed to providing top quality care and patient safety using leading edge technology that is patient-centered and family sensitive. From community lectures featuring the physicians of Temecula Valley Hospital to being Joint Commission certified as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, we are here to serve the health care needs of the region,” according to Frank.
Reinke was appointed to the board in June 2015. He is a retired career Marine Corp. officer who has been decorated with the Distinguished Service Metal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal with Combat “V,” Meritorious Service Medal, and the Combat Action Ribbon. In addition to his distinguished military career, he was the publisher of The Californian newspaper 1998-2006.
Darlene Wetton, TVH CEO, stated, “I am pleased to announce we have received affirmative votes from a quorum of the Board to appoint Dennis Frank as our new Board Chairman and Claude Reinke as our new Vice Chairman. I look forward to their strong leadership of the hospital’s governance matters.”
Temecula Valley Hospital is located at 31700 Temecula Parkway, and brings advanced technology, innovative programs, patient-centered and family sensitive care to area residents. As the region’s newest acute care facility, the hospital features 140 private patient rooms, 24 hour a day emergency care, advanced cardiac and stroke care, orthopedics and general medical care and surgical specialties. For more information on Temecula Valley Hospital can be found at www.temeculavalleyhospital.com.