Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital announced that Chief Operations Officer, Lamar McBride has been appointed to Chief Executive Officer.
“Lamar has provided strong leadership and a positive influence on the organization this past year and we are excited to see him promoted to CEO,” said Mike Phillips, Area Director of Operations for Ernest Health.
McBride possesses more than 18 years of extensive experience in healthcare strategy development and implementation. Prior to joining Ernest Health, he worked in major comprehensive academic and large health system environments, handling responsibilities for operational management, productivity improvements, physician relationship building, capital construction project management, strategic planning, and policy development.
“It’s an honor and a privilege to be entrusted with the organization’s leadership,” said McBride.
“I look forward to continuing to solidify the hospital’s position and partnerships with surrounding health care systems.”
In his role as Chief Operations Officer, McBride was responsible for driving strategic prioritization and accountability within Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital. He will continue to be responsible for leading community outreach and ensuring operational excellence.
Phillips added, “We are counting on Lamar to continue the momentum he has created at Northern Colorado Long Term Acute Hospital as we continue to care for the patients in our community.”