B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national CEO search for Walter Knox Memorial Hospital (WKMH) in Emmett, Idaho.
Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) July 26, 2011
B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national CEO search for Walter Knox Memorial Hospital (WKMH) in Emmett, Idaho. The top executive search firm in the healthcare market, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations worldwide last year.
WKMH is a stand-alone, acute care hospital that offers obstetrics, an emergency department, inpatient services, urgent care, laboratory, digital diagnostic imaging, surgical and infusion services. The hospital is seeking a CEO who brings an excellent operational and financial acumen, as well as executive leadership experience in growing new and existing service lines. The new CEO’s immediate responsibilities will include continuing to develop collaborative relationships with physicians and strengthening the financial position of the hospital while leading an ongoing renovation project to improve WKMH’s facility.
About Walter Knox Memorial Hospital:
WKMH is a public, critical access hospital that provides a wide range of medical services to Emmett, Idaho, and the surrounding areas. The hospital is home to the area’s Regional Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Medical Response Team and recently was recognized by Qualis Health, one of the nation’s leading healthcare quality improvement organizations, for successful efforts to improve patient and staff satisfaction. For more information, visit http://www.wkmh.org.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers. B. E. Smith’s comprehensive suite of services includes Interim Healthcare Leadership, Permanent Executive Placements and Consulting Solutions. The company is comprised of veteran healthcare leaders who partner with each client to create solutions that uniquely fit their needs. B. E. Smith, the No. 1 ranked executive search firm by Modern Healthcare, maintains one of the largest databases of skilled healthcare leadership and interim executive candidates in the industry and recently placed more than 600 total leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.