SAN MARCOS, TEXAS
– Jim Boyle is returning again to serve as the interim CEO for Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC). Boyle will officially begin responsibilities at the 178-bed facility on Monday, July 6 and will remain in the senior leadership role until a permanent replacement is found. He previously served as interim CEO in 2010.
Boyle is the president and CEO of Summit Leadership Solutions, a consulting firm that specializes in leadership development, board development and executive coaching for health care organizations , churches and boards of directors. Prior to starting his own firm, Boyle served as CEO of Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, Colorado and Senior Vice President for Centura Health in Englewood, Colorado. He has a long history with Adventist Health System (AHS), the parent company of Central Texas Medical Center, including serving as President/CEO of Shawnee Mission Medical Center near Kansas City and in various leadership roles with Florida Hospital in Orlando.
"I am very pleased that Jim Boyle is returning to San Marcos to fill the interim CEO position at CTMC,” said Ken Finch, president and CEO of the Adventist Health System Southwest Region and Board Chairman for the hospital. “He will provide the stability and continuity required during this short interim period and will do it in a way that will continue to advance the mission of CTMC." added Finch.
Sam Huenergardt, the current CEO, announced earlier this month his that he would be transferring to Parker Adventist Hospital, a Centura Health hospital which is affiliated with Adventist Health System.
“The search for a permanent senior leader is already underway,” added Finch. “Our hope is that we will have that individual selected by early Fall.”
The 178-bed hospital, which originated in 1923 as Hays County Soldiers, Sailors and Marines Memorial Hospital, opened at its current Wonder World Drive location in 1983. The CTMC staff of more than 600 employees works with more than 220 active and consulting physicians to provide quality services to patients and their families. For four consecutive years, CTMC has been named The Best Hospital in Hays County in the annual “Best of Hays” publication released by the San Marcos Daily Record.
In addition to interventional cardiac services, CTMC is a Certified Chest Pain Center and an accredited Primary Stroke Center. CTMC leads the region in da Vinci robotic-assisted surgery and offers a variety of specialty care services including medical imaging, rehabilitation, home health care, hospice, women’s services and more. For more information, follow CTMC on Facebook
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CTMC is a member of the Adventist Health System (AHS), a not-for-profit healthcare organization that emphasizes Christ at the center of care. Founded in 1973, Adventist Health System is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. Today, Adventist Health System supports 45 campuses in 10 states and employs nearly 70,000 individuals. Adventist Health System hospitals are comprised of nearly 8,300 licensed beds, providing care for 4.5 million patients each year in inpatient, outpatient and emergency room visits.
About Adventist Health System
Adventist Health System is a faith-based health care organization headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida. A national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, Adventist Health System’s nearly 74,000 employees maintain a tradition of whole-person health by caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of every patient.
With 45 hospital campuses and nearly 8,100 licensed beds in ten states, Adventist Health System facilities incorporate the latest technological advancements and clinical research to serve more than 4.5 million patients annually. The full continuum of integrated care also includes urgent care centers, home health and hospice agencies, and skilled nursing facilities.
Each Adventist Health System facility operates independently in delivering care and services to best meet the needs of the local communities they serve. While each entity is unique, all remain united in one mission of Extending the Health Ministry of Christ.