Senior Vice President and Regional Executive Director, Northwest Region
Lenox Hill Hospital
Dennis Connors has day-to-day responsibility for Lenox Hill Hospital. During his long tenure with Northwell, he has held a number of administrative positions. Most recently, Mr. Connors served as Lenox Hill’s deputy executive director.
Mr. Connors has also served as chief service excellence officer for Northwell Health, and was executive director of Glen Cove Hospital. He has more than 27 years of experience in health care administration and financial management.
Mr. Connors began his career at Glen Cove, serving as assistant administrator from 1985-1990. From 1990-1992, he served as assistant administrator at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH).
After that, he was executive director of the Northwell Stern Family Center for Rehabilitation, the skilled nursing facility on the NSUH campus. Under his direction, the facility had deficiency-free inspections for five consecutive years from the New York State Department of Health — a rare distinction in the field — and received consistently high scores from The Joint Commission.
Mr. Connors received master’s degrees in business administration and public health from Tulane University.