HealthHub Announces Peter Varga will Join Company as Chief Clinical Executive
December 8, 2021 – HealthHub Patient Engagement Solutions is pleased announce that Peter Varga will be joining the company on January 4, 2022 as Chief Clinical Executive.
Peter is a Registered Nurse and a strategic and innovative leader with over 25 years of experience in Canadian hospital and healthcare settings. In addition to his clinical expertise, Peter brings a wealth of operational, administrative, quality, safety and risk management experience to our team. Peter has a deep passion to utilize digital solutions to enhance the experiences and outcomes of patients, nurses and physicians. He has built a strong network of relationships with external stakeholders, and he continues to hold a position as an Adjunct Professor with the University of Waterloo.
Most recently, Peter served as Headwaters Health Care Centre’s Chief Nursing Executive and VP, Patient Services.
“We’re thrilled to have Peter join our leadership team as Chief Clinical Executive,” said Larry MacGirr, CEO of HealthHub. “As we continue to serve clinicians, patients and families with innovative digital bedside solutions – and as we look to our company’s next stage of growth – Peter’s perspective is exactly what we need. Peter brings with him extensive clinical and administrative expertise.”
“I’m very excited to be embarking on this new journey,” said Peter. “I started my career at the bedside, serving patients in emergency rooms and critical care units. Now, 25 years later, I’ve come full circle and I’ll be working again with the bedside – but this time helping to provide digital bedside solutions that enhance quality and safety of care, as well as helping clinicians do what they do best: deliver care.”
Peter’s experience also extends to several provincial agencies and advisory committees, where he has served on numerous groups including the Ontario Renal Networks Provincial Funding Panel and the Data and Analytics Committee. He is currently the Chair of the Hamilton and Area Chapter of the Canadian Council of Health Leaders (CCHL) where he holds his Canadian Health Executive (CHE) designation.
Peter is a graduate of Conestoga College’s nursing diploma program. He then completed his bachelor’s in nursing at McMaster University and later his Master of Health Administration degree from the University of Toronto.
Please join us in welcoming Peter Varga to the team.