Administrative & Clinical Leadership

Philip L. Cusa

Administrator, EastPointe Hospital
Phil Cusa

Philip L. Cusa is the hospital administrator for EastPointe. He joined AltaPointe in 2013 as the EastPointe Hospital Assistant Administrator and was promoted to the administrator position in 2014. In addition, he served as BayPointe Hospital Administrator in 2016. Cusa previously served as the administrator of Thomas Hospital in Fairhope, Ala. He formed PLC & Associates, LLC, a healthcare and business consulting company in 2011.

Cusa’s more than three decades in healthcare include stops at JFK Medical Center and Good Samaritan Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla., where was director of managed care and chief financial officer. He also held financial positions in the banking, construction, and sugar cane/farming industries in South Florida.

Cusa earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business from Florida Atlantic University.  Cusa’s professional and community involvement includes serving as board member of the Exceptional Foundation of the Gulf Coast, Shared Services Healthcare and Med Assets in Atlanta. He has been active in the Alabama chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association since 1993. Cusa also has served on the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce board, the Fairhope Yacht Club board and was president of the Fairhope Eastern Shore Kiwanis Club.