Robert A. Enders, Jr.
President of Chatham Hospital
Enders’ interest and past experience has been with small, rural hospitals in the southeast. Prior to coming to Chatham Hospital, Enders was the Administrator at Pioneer Community Hospital of Patrick County, a critical access hospital located in Stuart, Virginia, for two years. The balance of his career was spent at Morehead Memorial Hospital in Eden, North Carolina, where he was a Vice-President from 1983 – 1987 and President from 1987 – 2008.
A native of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Enders attended the University of Virginia as a undergraduate and obtained his graduate degree from the Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.
Mr. Enders brings his experience with smaller, rural hospitals to Chatham to assist with the hospital’s growth and success.
“Chatham is a great rural critical access hospital with great potential.”Enders said. “I hope to leverage our relationship with the UNC Health Care System to bring more specialists and services to Chatham County. We really need to grow.” Other priorities for Enders and Chatham Hospital including improving patient satisfaction and financial performance at the hospital.