Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014
Gateway Alcohol & Drug Treatment Centers, a leading substance abuse treatment provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Delegatto as Executive Director of Business Development. With a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, Mr. Delegatto will help ensure Illinois residents have better access at all levels of care to addiction treatment services through the development of mutually beneficial relationships with healthcare organizations, medical groups and clinical professionals.
“Thousands of individuals who in the past were denied treatment for substance abuse issues through private health insurance now have access to the kind of personalized treatment they need to get their lives back on track. Tom’s breadth of industry expertise coupled with his ability to understand the complex healthcare system will facilitate enhanced care for residents living throughout Illinois and the St. Louis Metro East area,” explains Michael Darcy, President & CEO, Gateway Foundation.
Prior to joining Gateway Treatment Centers, Mr. Delegatto served as Chief Operating Officer at Hartgrove Hospital in Chicago; and Director of Business Development and Managed Care Contracting at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital. As Director of Development at Linden Oaks in Naperville, IL, Mr. Delegatto helped drive regional expansion of the hospital’s addiction and behavioral health services. Previous to Linden Oaks, Mr. Delegatto worked for Hazelden Chicago in a variety of clinical positions, including Associate Clinical Director for Adolescent Services.
For more information about Gateway Treatment Centers and its executive leadership, please visit RecoverGateway.org.
About Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment
Gateway Alcohol & Drug Treatment Centers provide substance abuse treatment services for adults and adolescents at drug treatment centers throughout Illinois and the St. Louis Metro East area. Gateway’s outpatient and residential treatment centers are licensed by the state of Illinois and accredited by The Joint Commission. Each year, Gateway’s professional clinicians help thousands of individual's successfully complete treatment. To learn more about Gateway’s free, confidential consultation, call 877-505-HOPE (4673).