Scott Malaney

Board of Directors

Professional Experience

Scott Malaney served as CEO and President of Blanchard Valley Health System from October 2000 to 2021. Divisions of BVHS earned numerous awards during his tenure, such as being named a “100 Top Hospital” by IBM Watson six times and Birchaven Village named a “Best Nursing Home” by U.S. News & World Report four times.  Scott Malaney received the Ohio Hospital Association’s 2019 James R. Castle Distinguished Service Award for professional attainments embodying the qualities of an outstanding leader and mentor for community service.

In April 2022 the American Hospital Association (AHA) awarded Malaney their Board of Trustees Award. Malaney served in many leadership roles with the AHA, including on the AHA Board of Trustees from 2009 to 2011 as chair of Regional Policy Board 5. He also served on the Board Executive Committee and chaired the AHA Task Force on Variation in Health Care Spending, which continues to influence the association’s work today. His leadership continued as a member of AHA Committee of Commissioners to The Joint Commission from 2016 to 2021 and as chair of that AHA Committee since 2019. He chaired The Joint Commission Board Governance Committee in 2020 and was a board member of Joint Commission Resources in 2020 and 2021.