Following the merger of Abington Health and Jefferson Health, Meghan Patton became the Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Associate Chief Human Resources Officer for Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health. She had previous served as the Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer for Abington Health and has over 25 years of Human Resource experience.
Ms. Patton has a strong record of accomplishments in developing and implementing Human Resources strategies and programs, including leadership development, employee benefit redesigns focused on controlling costs and increasing employee wellness, performance management, coaching and counseling, employee engagement, diversity, facilitating cycles of improvement, integration, executive compensation, mentoring and onboarding.
Meghan holds a Master of Science in Human Organization Science from Villanova University. She is certified as a senior professional in Human Resources (SPHR and SHRM-SCP) by the HR Certification Institute and Society of Human Resource Management, is a Fellow of the Advisory Board (FABC) and a 2014 Baldrige Executive Fellow. She is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management, American Society of Health Care Human Resources Administration and the Advisory Board Human Resources Investment Center. Meghan is an active volunteer in her local community. She is a past Delaware Valley Human Resources Person of the Year Awardee and is currently serving as a National Malcolm Baldrige Senior Examiner.