Jim Bennett has more than 25 years of healthcare experience. Prior to joining Surgical Institute of Reading in August 2017, he served as Administrator for the Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center in Hershey PA. During his tenure in Hershey, he led work to promote the benefits of the Ambulatory Surgery Center to the point of expanding the facility to a seven Operating Room surgery center, one of the largest in United Surgical Partners International inventory of surgery centers.
Jim previously served as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Manager at Penn State Hershey Medical Center and various hospitals in the Washington D.C. area. He completed his Masters in Healthcare Administration and Bachelors in Nursing degrees from Penn State University. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.