Deputy Executive Director
Cohen Children's Medical Center
Vice President, Pediatric Services
Jonathan Scheidt has rapidly advanced his career at Northwell Health. He is the deputy executive director at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, overseeing the financial and revenue cycle. He is also vice president of pediatrics for Northwell, a role he has been in since 2014.
As vice president, Mr. Scheidt is responsible for the clinical, research and academic operations for pediatric services, which covers 12 hospitals and more than 40 outpatient sites. During his tenure, he has helped improve Press Ganey recommendations, expanded access to pediatric care by offering weekend and evening hours, and he helped develop a 14-site primary care network across three counties in support of Northwell’s population health initiatives.
Prior to Northwell, Mr. Scheidt was a radiation oncology administrator in the Center for Advanced Engineering and Applied Physics at Weill Cornell Medical College. He previously worked in various roles at New York Presbyterian Hospital, including paramedic and manager of healthcare delivery performance improvement.
Mr. Scheidt holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Albertus Magnus College in Connecticut and an MBA from New York Institute of Technology. He received a Lean Healthcare Certificate from the University of Michigan.