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Monmouth Medical Center Announces Two New Executives


David McClung, Chief Financial Officer of Monmouth Medical Center

Joan Wills, Regional Assistant Vice President of Geriatrics

Monmouth Medical Center recently announced two executive appointments. Sea Bright resident David McClung has been named chief financial officer (CFO) for Monmouth Medical Center, and Eatontown resident Joan Wills, RN, MPA, was appointed regional assistant vice president of geriatrics.

A veteran of the hospital industry, McClung has worked in a CFO capacity since 1983. Prior to joining Monmouth, McClung served as CFO at Portsmouth Regional Hospital in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; CJW Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia.; and Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center in Denver, Colorado.

McClung earned a bachelor's degree in health planning and administration from Penn State University and has completed graduate school coursework at Marshall University, Virginia Commonwealth University and the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies. He is also a graduate of the HCA Executive Management Program and the HCA CFO/Controller Development Program.

An active Penn State alumnus, McClung is a life member of the Penn State Alumni Association and serves as a board member of the Penn State College of Health and Human Development Alumni Society. He is also a board member of the Richie McFarland Children's Center in Stratham, N.H.

Previously, Wills, who oversees geriatric services at Monmouth Medical Center and its southern campus at Kimball Medical Center, Lakewood, served as coordinator of the Barnabas Health Transition Program for the Frail Elderly with Dementia at Monmouth Medical Center. Wills joined Monmouth Medical Center as an emergency room staff nurse and over the years has held positions in Emergency Department management, ambulatory care, performance improvement and at the Leon Hess Cancer Center at Monmouth Medical Center.

A registered nurse, Wills earned a master's degree in public administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a bachelor's degree in biology from Monmouth University.

About Monmouth Medical Center

Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a teaching affiliate of Philadelphia's Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation's largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit