Jeffrey W. Hillis

President and CEO, AdCare Hospital

Jeffrey W. Hillis, J.D., M.B.A., is the President and CEO of AdCare Hospital of Worcester, Inc., an alcohol and drug specialty hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts with outpatient locations in Worcester, West Springfield, Boston, Quincy, and North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, as well as in Warwick, Rhode Island. The AdCare Inc. system also encompasses AdCare Rhode Island, a residential facility in North Kingstown, with outpatient offices in Greenville, Portsmouth, and South Kingstown, Rhode Island.

A third-generation member of the Hillis family, Jeffrey Hillis is committed to continuing the Hillis family tradition of providing quality patient care. Hillis, who joined AdCare Hospital as Vice President of Administration in 2002, became President of the Hospital in 2014, and President and CEO in 2018. He continues to oversee  hospital operations, including The Joint Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) survey processes.

Areas of Expertise

The Joint Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) survey processes for AdCare Hospital, Legislation related to substance use treatment, managed care, and healthcare administration

Career Highlights

Hillis meets regularly with legislative leaders, executive branch leaders, and representatives from managed care organizations to discuss issues surrounding substance use disorder treatment, managed care, finance, legal issues, and employment, and is a frequent presenter at conferences on issues related to substance use disorder treatment.