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DMC Huron Valley CEO Honored with Annual 2018 CEO World Awards®


Karima Bentounsi, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Detroit Medical
Center's Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, has been announced as one of the
winners in the prestigious CEO World Awards® in the Female CEO of the
Year Gold winners category. The coveted annual CEO World Awards program
encompasses the world's best in leadership, innovation, organizational
performance, new products and services, corporate social responsibility,
and milestones from every major industry in the world.

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Karima Bentounsi, Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Medical Center Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital (Photo ...

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More than 80 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around
the world participated and their average scores determined the 2018
award winners.

Karima Bentounsi, MBA, was named Chief Executive Officer of Detroit
Medical Center's (DMC) Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, in August 2017. She
comes to DMC from Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, where she was CEO.
Karima began her career in health care at Norwegian American Hospital, a
non-profit safety net hospital in an underserved area on Chicago's West
Side. Karima holds an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management
and is currently pursuing her doctorate in healthcare administration.
She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

"Karima is a dynamic leader and a strong champion for the patients and
families served by Huron Valley Sinai Hospital," said Dr. Anthony
Tedeschi, DMC's CEO. "Her energy, commitment and innovative ideas
motivate others to reach higher and do more on behalf of our patients.
Through Karima's tenacity, Huron Valley has attained higher levels of
performance and quality which have positioned it for continued success.
She serves as a wonderful example of leading with integrity."

About Detroit Medical Center

The Detroit Medical Center operates eight hospitals and institutes,
including Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Receiving Hospital,
Harper University Hospital, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women's
Hospital, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, Sinai-Grace Hospital and
DMC Heart Hospital. The Detroit Medical Center is a leading regional
health care system with a mission of excellence in clinical care,
research and medical education. The Detroit Medical Center is proud to
be the Official Healthcare Services Provider of the Detroit Tigers and
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