April 11, 2014
Richmond, Va. (April 9, 2014) – HCA Virginia has announced that Brandon Haushalter will serve as the chief executive officer of Johnston-Willis Hospital, effective May 1.
In this new position, Haushalter will be responsible for the strategic growth of Johnston-Willis Hospital, providing day-to-day focus. He will report to Tim McManus, CEO of Chippenham and Johnston-Willis Hospitals.
"Brandon brings significant experience to this role with a successful track record of fostering numerous strategic improvement initiatives," said McManus. "Since he arrived at Chippenham, Brandon has developed positive relationships with our medical staff and employees to promote a strong culture of engagement."
The new executive role was developed as a result of a review and restructure of HCA Virginia's Richmond area hospitals to provide additional strategic capability as well as optimizing executive span of control.
Haushalter has been the chief operating officer of Chippenham Hospital since December 2012, actively coordinating the many administrative functions of various departments within Chippenham and Johnston-Willis Hospitals, while furthering the organization's vision of providing top quality patient-centered care. Prior to this, he served as CEO of Bluffton Regional Medical Center in Bluffton, Indiana, where he was responsible for the successful recruitment of new medical staff members and for leading the conversion and implementation of hospital information systems to meet Stage 1 Meaningful Use requirements, which measure the ways providers utilize certified electronic health records technology.
He received his bachelor's degree from Birmingham Southern College and his master of science and master of business administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Editor's note: Photo available upon request. Please e-mail Malorie.Burkett@hcahealthcare.com
About HCA Virginia…As the commonwealth's most comprehensive provider network, HCA Virginia Health System operates 13 hospitals and 30 outpatient centers and is affiliated with 3,000 physicians. It is one of Virginia's largest employers, provides $365 million in uncompensated care and pays $72 million in state and local taxes each year. HCA Virginia includes 4 imaging centers, 6 outpatient surgery centers, one freestanding emergency room, and 7 hospitals – Chippenham, Henrico Doctors', John Randolph, Johnston-Willis, Parham Doctors', Retreat Doctors' and Spotsylvania Regional.