As senior vice president for administration, Edward Fried oversees the Institute’s corporate management functions, including contracts and affiliations, facilities management, purchasing, legal affairs, and insurance liability programs. He conducts feasibility reviews of new programs and major program expansions, in addition to overseeing the operating, regulatory, and financial functions of the WeCARE Medical Assessment Unit. Mr. Fried also serves as the Institute’s corporate compliance officer and supports the Institute’s Board of Directors and its Administrative Management Group, and chairs the Environment of Care Committee.
Mr. Fried has more than 35 years experience in ambulatory care administration. Prior to joining the Institute in 1992, he was associate executive director at Jacobi Hospital Center. Mr. Fried earned a master’s degree in organization development at San Francisco State University and a bachelor’s degree in speech communications.