Skip to Main Content

Spring Reopening Update

Ann Errichetti , MD

Associate Provost and Dean, School of Education, Human and Health Sciences

A native of Bridgeport, CT, Dr. Ann Errichetti returned to New England in the summer of 2018, after successful careers in health care management and in cardiology.

From 2016 to 2018, Dr. Errichetti served as the Chief Operations and Academic Officer at Presence Health, a $2.6 billion Catholic health system in Chicago and the southwest suburbs with 12 acute care hospitals, 25+ senior living facilities, and 16,000 employees. She was a core member of the turnaround team which improved operating performance by $200 million and which led to a successful acquisition by Ascension Health in 2018.

Prior to joining Presence Health, Dr. Errichetti served as Chief Executive Officer, St. Peter's Hospital (a 457-bed acute care tertiary hospital) and Albany Memorial Hospital (157-bed acute care community hospital), and Vice President, Acute Care Albany, St. Peter's Health Partners (SPHP). In her time at St. Peter's Health Partners, Dr. Errichetti led the successful implementation of many new initiatives and programs including the creation of service lines in Cardiac and Vascular Services, Joint Replacement, Advanced Endoscopy and Hepatobiliary Surgery, and Gynecologic Oncology. During Dr. Errichetti’s tenure, St. Peter's Hospital was honored with multiple awards and accolades, including third-time Magnet redesignation for nursing; U.S. News and World Report ranking of No. 7 amongst all hospitals in New York State; Health Grades list of “America’s 100 Best Hospitals”; "three star" designation from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons for open heart surgery; and the Beacon Award for Excellence in Intensive Care Unit Care.

Dr. Errichetti joined St. Peter's Health Partners after seven successful years at Advocate Health Care in Chicago. From 2009 to 2012, Dr. Errichetti served as President, Advocate Condell Medical Center, a 290-bed acute care tertiary hospital in Libertyville, Illinois. Indicators of clinical quality, patient satisfaction, associate and physician satisfaction, growth, and financial performance showed significant increases under her leadership. Advocate Condell was named to U.S. News and World Report “Top Chicago Hospitals” and also named as a "Top 100" Hospital and "Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital" by Truven Analytics. Prior to her position at Advocate Condell, Dr. Errichetti served as President of Advocate South Suburban Hospital, a 294-bed community hospital in Hazel Crest, Illinois.

In addition to her role as President, Dr. Errichetti held the position of Chief Academic Officer for Advocate Health Care, serving as the liaison between three medical school affiliates and more than 600 medical residents and fellows throughout the Advocate system. Dr. Errichetti was also appointed Associate Dean at Rosalind Franklin University, Chicago Medical School.

Previously, Dr. Errichetti served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Day Kimball Hospital (Putnam, CT); Vice President of Medical Management at Good Samaritan Medical Center (Brockton, MA); and Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine; Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; Physician Administrator, Cancer Services and Director, Cardiac Ultrasound Laboratory all at UMass Memorial Health Care (Worcester, MA).

Dr. Errichetti graduated from Fordham University (Bronx, NY) and received an MD from Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA). She also received an MBA from Clark University (Worcester, MA). A board-certified cardiologist, Dr. Errichetti completed an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center (Worcester, MA), a Clinical Fellowship in Cardiology at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, and a Clinical Research Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, MA).

Dr. Errichetti is a Fellow in the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. She serves as Vice-Chair of the Veritas Charter Prep School Board in Springfield and Co-Chair of the Advisory Council of Dress for Success Western Massachusetts. She previously served on the Springfield Symphony Orchestra Board; Albany Symphony Orchestra Board; the Board of Lamb’s Farm in Libertyville; the Lake County Regional Board, American Cancer Society; the Board of Directors, Gift of Hope; and Alternate delegate, American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board, Region 5.

Dr. Errichetti was the 2015 recipient of the Key Bank Key4Women Achieve Award as well as the 2015 “Women Who Mean Business” award from the Albany Business Review. She was the 2010 recipient of the Chicago Health Executives Forum Healthcare Leadership Award, the 2010 Lake County YWCA Women of Achievement Award for Health Care, and the 2010 Community Service Award from the GLMV Chamber of Commerce. In addition, Dr. Errichetti has been named twice to Becker's "130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know" and Becker's "100 Physician Leaders to Know".

Her husband, Dr. Mark Keroack, was a medical school classmate and currently serves as President and CEO, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield MA. They have two adult daughters and two grand dogs.