Linda Bradley Bio

Linda Bradley

CEO, Chair of the Governing Board

Linda Bradley, RN/JD serves as Chief Executive Officer of Centinela Hospital Medical Center, a position she has held since May, 2010. During her tenure she has been instrumental in assisting Centinela to achieve quality distinctions including the Distinguished Hospital Award – Clinical Excellence in 2010, 2011, and 2012, top ranking in the nation and the state for stroke care, and Truven Healthcare Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) Top 100 Hospital for 2012.

Linda completed her RN studies in San Bernardino, California and later went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree, graduating from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, magna cum laude. She is a sought-after and accomplished educator of physicians, nurses, other clinical practitioners, and assists in creating practical implementation strategies to achieve organization strategic results in this complex and ever-changing healthcare landscape.

Serving on the original Board of the California Hospital Patient Safety Organization (CHPSO), her commitment to quality care and patient safety is unquestionable. She comes to Centinela Hospital with decades of healthcare delivery experience, including serving on the CHA and UHA Boards. Additionally she has educated thousands of healthcare providers throughout California as faculty for CHA.

Linda is a native Southern Californian where she continues to reside with her husband.

In her current position, she provides day-to-day operational leadership for the hospital; interfaces with community stakeholders and is an integral part of Prime Healthcare Services senior management team. She states, "Prime Healthcare Services has provided me with an amazing opportunity to continue the legacy of Centinela Hospital Medical Center, which has been providing hospital services to surrounding communities since 1924. I am honored to be part of the Centinela team. The dedication and commitment of the staff and physicians in providing our patients the highest quality of care is truly humbling. I look forward to continuing to build upon the success of the hospital and to provide an even greater commitment to the communities that we serve."