Becker's Healthcare is pleased to recognize 60 rural hospital CEOs to know in 2020.
Becker's accepted nominations for this list and considered leaders making a positive impact on their organizations. The CEOs featured lead hospitals consistently recognized by the National Rural Health Association, American Hospital Association, IBM Watson Health and The Leapfrog Group as top institutions. Others sit on local chamber of commerce boards and serve state hospital associations. Almost all have presided over expansion and strategic change within their organizations. [...]
Louis Ward. CEO of Mayers Memorial Hospital District (Fall River Mills, Calif.). Mr. Ward leads Mayers Memorial Hospital District. The critical access hospital is about 200 miles north of Sacramento, Calif. Under his leadership, the hospital became one of only 17 healthcare districts in California to be classified as a certified healthcare district in 2017.
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