Utica, NY (WIBX) - Saint Elizabeth Medical Center has a new Director of Surgical Services.

Timothy Duffey has 30 years of hospital administration experience and was most recently the Director of the South Clinical Campus Surgery Center.

In his new role, Duffey is responsible for several departments, including the General Operating Rooms, Pre-Admission Testing, Ambulatory Surgery and the Post Anesthesia Care Unit.

Duffey earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Services Administration from SUNYIT and spent time at the Albany Medical Center before joining the Saint Elizabeth staff.