Sarabdeep “Sabi” Singh has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Moffitt Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida.
Sarabdeep “Sabi” Singh has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Moffitt Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida. He is also president of Moffitt Hospital.
Singh will be responsible for overseeing Moffitt’s clinical operations and ensuring a world-class patient experience across all of our campuses. As Moffitt serves more patients and accelerates our expansion plans to meet this demand, Singh’s experience in developing high-functioning and integrated teams will help lead Moffitt into the future.
“I’m thrilled to have Sabi join the Moffitt family. His tremendous leadership and seasoned experience will be critical in propelling the cancer center to new successes,” said Dr. Patrick Hwu, president and CEO of Moffitt.
Singh brings more than 25 years of professional and leadership experience to this role. Prior to joining Moffitt, he served as the chief operating officer of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics since 2013. He also spent four years as the associate hospital director for clinical service lines and two years as assistant vice president for operations excellence and quality and safety. Singh joined University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in 2005 and established the Office of Operations Improvement, aimed at fostering a culture of continuous improvement. Previously, he worked in the automotive industry for 10 years in various leadership roles.
He holds a master’s degree in operations research from Western Michigan University. He also holds a master’s in economics from Panjab University, India. He is a certified Lean and Six Sigma Black Belt, has completed executive leadership courses from Harvard University and has published several papers on Lean methodologies and health care operations.
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 51 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s scientific excellence, multidisciplinary research, and robust training and education. Moffitt is the No. 11 cancer hospital and has been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report since 1999. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 7,000 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.4 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.