MVHS Names Assistant Vice President of the MVHS Medical Group

Mary Zielinski has been named assistant vice president of the MVHS Medical Group. In this role, Zielinski will provide direction and leadership for the Medical Group operations, including staffing and resource allocation. Mary will oversee project planning, process improvement and compliance. She will also provide guidance, strategic business planning and development for the Medical Group.


Zielinski previously held the position of regional administrator at Upstate Services Group in Albany, New York, where she managed the operations of four skilled nursing facilities. Prior to that, she was an administrator for Upstate Services Group, Capstone Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Amsterdam, New York, where she was responsible for organizational development and helped the organization to win the AHCA/NCAL National Silver Quality Award.


Zielinski earned a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration from Utica College in Utica, New York, and a Bachelor of Arts in Human Development from SUNY Oswego in Oswego, New York. She is also an active examiner in National Baldridge-Based programs since 2016 and a member of the American Healthcare Executives.


Zielinski’s office is located at the Faxton Campus, 1676 Sunset Avenue, Utica, New York.


MVHS Names New Manager of Laboratory Information Systems

Daniel Stewart has been named manager of Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) for MVHS Laboratory Services. In this role, Stewart will provide leadership to the LIS team and manage the processes of all Laboratory Information software components for both the St. Elizabeth and St.Luke’s campuses.


Stewart previously held the position of chief technical officer for a health technology solutions company in Florida. After working six years as a Medical Technologist, he moved into the role of LIS coordinator and became a software analyst. He has installed, trained, supported and developed software for the clinical laboratory environment for 27 years.


Stewart earned a Bachelor of Science from University of Louisiana, Monroe in Monroe, Louisiana and also maintains a license as a medical laboratory technologist.


Stewart is located at the St. Elizabeth Campus laboratory, 2209 Genesee Street, Utica, New York. He can be reached at 315-801-3416 or

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