WCCHS Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

Wyoming County Community Health System (WCCHS) is very pleased to announce that Mark Wright will be joining the health system as Chief Financial Officer on June 6, 2022.

Mark has extensive healthcare leadership experience with more than 30 years in healthcare finance. Most recently, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, a position he held since August 2019.  Prior to that, Wright served as Vice President of Finance for A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital in Oneonta, NY for 22 years.  Before those roles, he was Controller at St. Joseph Hospital in Elmira, NY and Director of Finance at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt, NY.

Wright was born and raised in the Catskill region near Oneonta, NY.  He holds a B.A., Business Administration from Siena College in Albany, NY.  Following his graduation from Siena, he joined the accounting firm Coopers and Lybrand in Albany, during which time he obtained his Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.) license.

“We welcome Mark’s arrival to WCCHS and are excited about the experience and financial expertise he brings to the health system. Mark has deep roots in rural hospitals and healthcare, knows the Western New York market well, and will help the organization transition through the end of the pandemic,” stated David Kobis, CEO at WCCHS.

About Wyoming County Community Health System
Wyoming County Community Health System has been serving Wyoming County and the surrounding area for over 110 years and continues its commitment of providing outstanding healthcare services for our rural community.  WCCHS, a full service, County-owned health system comprised of a 62-bed acute-care hospital with a 138 bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Warsaw, NY, provides 24-hour emergency care as well as a full range of specialty health care.  Services include family and internal medicine, orthopedics and podiatry, women’s health and maternity, mental health, neurology, endocrinology, ENT, outpatient dialysis, general surgery and a variety of other specialty services.  WCCHS is the areas first hospital to be nationally certified for advanced total hip and total knee replacement surgery and is accredited by The Joint Commission and the American College of Radiology. WCCHS has outpatient offices in Arcade, Attica, Castile, Mt. Morris, Perry, and Warsaw NY.

Mark Wright, CFO
585-786-8940, Ext. 4129