HCA Healthcare Veteran Mel Lagarde to Retire
HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers, today announced it has appointed Keith Zimmerman as president of the company’s Kansas City-based MidAmerica Division, effective June 13.
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Keith Zimmerman Appointed President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division (Photo: Business Wire)
As MidAmerica Division president, Zimmerman will have responsibility for seven hospitals and numerous other sites of care serving the greater Kansas City area. Zimmerman replaces Mel Lagarde, who is retiring after a 40-year career with HCA Healthcare.
“Keith has a track record of strong physician collaboration and a laser focus on clinical quality,” said Jon Foster, president of HCA Healthcare’s American Group. “His past experience and proven leadership skills will serve him well in his new role.”
A 31-year healthcare industry veteran,…