Congratulations to East Jefferson General Hospital President and CEO Gerald Parton, who was named to the 2017 "People to Watch" honors list by New Orleans Magazine.

The issue, which hits newsstands on Sept. 13, annually recognizes people around town who are doing something new and interesting worth giving attention.

Parton joined East Jefferson General Hospital this past May, becoming just the fourth President and CEO in the hospital's 46 year history.

To see Parton's full write-up in New Orleans Magazine, visit the link here.