Administrative & Clinical Leadership

Phil Cusa

Administrator, EastPointe Hospital
Phil Cusa

Phil Cusa is the Hospital Administrator for EastPointe. He joined AltaPointe in 2013 as the EastPointe Hospital Assistant Administrator. He took over the helm as the administrator in 2014. He also became the administrator of BayPointe Hospital in 2016. Cusa comes to AltaPointe via Thomas Hospital where he served in the capacity of administrator until June 2011. He joined Thomas Hospital in 1992 as the Chief Financial Officer and left to form PLC & Associates, LLC a healthcare and business consulting company.


Phil has more than three decades of experience in healthcare which includes stops at JFK Medical Center and Good Samaritan Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla. There he held the positions of Director of Managed Care and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to the healthcare field he held different financial positions in the banking, construction, and sugar cane/farming industries in South Florida.


Cusa received his bachelor’s degree in accounting and business in 1974 from Florida Atlantic University. He has been active in the Alabama chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association since 1993.


Cusa is currently chairman of the board of the Exceptional Foundation of the Gulf Coast, in Daphne. He served on the board and finance committee of Shared Services Healthcare and the Advisory Board of Med Assets in Atlanta. Phil also serves on the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce board, the Fairhope Yacht Club board and president of the Fairhope Eastern Shore Kiwanis Club.