PADUCAH, Ky. — Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital announces that it has named Rick Goins, DHA, FACHE, the hospital’s chief operating officer. Goins starts his new role with Lourdes Hospital in June.
Before being named CEO of Massac Memorial Hospital in 2016, Goins served as the hospital’s director of professional practice and chief operating officer. He has also held leadership roles with Middletown Regional Hospital in Middletown, Ohio, and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
Goins earned his doctorate in health administration from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and his master’s in health administration from The Ohio State University in Columbus.