Navigation Links
Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center Hires New CEO
Date:3/22/2013

Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) March 22, 2013

After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center in Bandon, Ore., has hired Charles Johnston as chief executive officer. A seasoned healthcare executive, Johnston will assume his new duties on April 1st.

“Charles brings a proven track record in driving strategic and operational efficiencies with a strong focus on delivering quality, cost-effective care,” said Esther Williams, chair of the board of directors at Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center. “His leadership style as well as his experience and passion for rural health will be a great asset to our organization and the community.”

Prior to joining Southern Coos Hospital, Johnston served as interim chief executive officer for Memorial Hospital of Texas County in Guymon, Okla. He provided strategic and operational leadership to the county owned acute care hospital and five physician clinics. Johnston also served as chief executive officer at Pauls Valley General Hospital in Pauls Valley, Okla.

“Southern Coos Hospital was seeking a senior healthcare leader with demonstrated success implementing strategic initiatives in the rural healthcare environment and a strong commitment to improve the health and wellness of the community,” said Kathy Noland, vice president of senior executive search for B. E. Smith, the leadership solutions firm who conducted the nationwide CEO search. “Charles’ experience and leadership style was an ideal match.”

Johnston earned a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Central Oklahoma. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).

About Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center:
Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center is a rural critical access hospital owned and operated by the Southern Coos Health District. The organization serves approximately 10,000 residents in Southern Coos County and Northern Curry County. The current hospital was built in 1999, offering a full-range of acute care, outpatient and clinical services. To learn more visit http://www.southerncoos.org.

About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare leadership solutions firm and the top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Consulting Solutions. Veteran healthcare leaders and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smith’s proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and the largest database of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit BESmith.com or call 855-254-8261.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/3/prweb10557259.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Thomas Miller Mortuary Expands Their Services With The Cremation Society of Southern California
2. Popular Natural Remedy Goes Beyond Skin Deep; Zion Health's Clay Bath Detox Minerals are Now Available at Lassens Natural Foods and Vitamins Stores in Southern California
3. Bhatia honored by Southern Society for Pediatric Research
4. Southern Diet Might Explain the Stroke Belt
5. Zinga Frozen Yogurt Expands Into Southern California in a Big Way
6. Southern California Gluten/Food-Allergy/Toxin Expert Linda Crawford Rolls Out One Day VIP Fast~Start Program
7. University of Southern Mississippi Department of Marine Science Researches Marine Algae as Alternative Fuel Source
8. Southern Medical Journal presents special issue on disaster preparedness
9. Pigs in southern China infected with avian flu
10. Dr. Michael Reiss of Southern Nevada Chiropractic Helps Car Accident Patients with Neck or Back Pain by Providing Computerized Spinal Exam and a Copy of His Book
11. Maui Wowi Surfs into Southern California with New Franchisee
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/10/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... four time Emmy award winner and inspirational speaker Jan Fox will serve as ... by Speaking Boldly will provide participants with tools to more effectively communicate with ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... For additional information contact Phyllis Strupp 480-488-5858 , Brain ... Age: The Ultimate Guide to Brain Training" by award-winning author Phyllis Strupp ... date is March 16, 2016. A free review copy is available to the ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) , ... February ... ... Golf & Country Club) announced that it has been awarded the prestigious Distinguished ... of the World award program conducted by BoardRoom magazine, one of the most ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... Middleboro, MA (PRWEB) , ... February 10, 2016 ... ... of their revolutionary, biocompatible columns and accessories. These PEEK-lined stainless steel (PLS) columns ... to provide a solution that ensures the integrity of biological samples while operating ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... ... Workrite Ergonomics this week announced the launch of the Conform Monitor Arm Series, ... was to develop a product from the ground up that would provide the most ... Hulsey, Product Manager for Workrite Ergonomics. “The Conform series features a wide variety ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... Feb. 10, 2016  CVS Health (NYSE: CVS ... in Santa Clara County, CA , ... the Santa Clara University campus. CVS Pharmacy stores and ... patients against the disease. Students at Santa Clara University ... vaccinated. In addition, anyone who has had close contact ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... Feb. 10, 2016 Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ... today that it has filed a patent application directed ... cancers. --> --> ... administration of Ceplene (histamine dihydrochloride) in combination with immune ... predicting the efficacy of Ceplene and IL-2 therapy in ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... TOKYO , Feb. 10, 2016  Astellas Pharma ... , "Astellas") announced today that it has successfully completed, ... a tender offer to purchase all issued and outstanding ... OCAT, President and CEO: Paul Wotton , "Ocata") ... the stockholder in cash ("Tender Offer"). Astellas commenced the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: