The Heller EMBA for Physicians focuses on the critical areas of medicine and management, health policy and economics, finance, operations, high-performance leadership and innovations in health care, the release states.
Cruz joins four other GRMC executives and the board chairman, who have MBAs: Francis Santos, strategic planning and business development; Ted Constantino, chief financial officer; Hugh King, chief restructuring officer; and Eric Plinske, corporate affairs. GRMC board Chairman Jose B. Gonzales holds an MBA from Harvard University.
“We are very proud of Dr. Cruz for taking the initiative to complete this rigorous program, which further enhances his leadership abilities at GRMC and the region,” Gonzales said. “Education is power, and we have a powerful team leading GRMC as Guam’s center of excellence for health care.”