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Paul F. Heffernan, MPA

Vice President, Human Resources

Paul F. Heffernan serves as Vice President of Human Resources, bringing years of experience in HR strategy and operations, workforce development and labor relations to the Heywood Healthcare Senior Leadership Team.

Prior to joining the Heywood Team, Mr. Heffernan served as Senior Director for Human Resources Strategy, Quality and Integration at Care New England Health System in Rhode Island, Vice President of Human Resources for Woman & Infants Hospital, Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer at Tufts Medical Center, Labor Relations consultant for Yale - New Haven Medical Center and Vice President of Human Resources at Waterbury Hospital.

Mr. Heffernan earned his Bachelor of Arts in Humanities from Providence College and his Masters in Public Administration from Pennsylvania State University.

He is an active member of the Massachusetts Hospital Association, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and served on several Boards including a former Trustee of the Connecticut Hospital Association.