Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center Jill Welton has served as chief executive of Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center since 2018. In less than three years, she and her team have improved the hospital’s quality outcomes and patient experience scores while enhancing services. Asa result, the hospital earned its first-ever Five-Star Quality Rating from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and twice won a Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A. The hospital was one of the first drive-through COVID-19 testing sites for Los Angeles County and one of the first to perform convalescent plasma donations to further aid in the fight against the coronavirus. Welton received Business Life’s Women’s Achievers Award and she serves on the board of the Glendale Chapter of the YWCA. BEST ADVICE: When people show you who they are, believe them. FAVORITE BOOK: “The Four Agreements” by Don Miguel Ruiz.