General Manager - Fairview Heights
Deborah Wolf is a General Manager for VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. Deborah oversees all aspects of VITAS’ Fairview Heights, Illinois, program including operations, business development, patient care and personnel. The program is new to the Fairview Heights area and serves patients with life-limiting illnesses in St. Clair, Monroe and Madison counties.
Deborah’s career has spanned 30 years and has included senior management positions in hospice, home medical equipment, and physician staffing and management. She joined VITAS in 2007 as general manager in its St. Louis, Missouri, program before moving to the Fairview Heights program in 2011. Prior to joining VITAS, she served as president and chief operating officer of Healthline Management, Inc., in St. Louis. Earlier positions included regional vice president for Apria Healthcare in Costa Mesa, California; regional vice president for Trinity Hospice in Dallas, Texas; and regional director of operations for Heartland Hospice in Columbus, Ohio.
Deborah is a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization as well as the Illinois Hospice and Palliative Care. Throughout her career, Deborah has sat on several healthcare committees and attended previous board meetings for healthcare initiatives. Deborah attended Maryville College in St. Louis.