Interim CEO to be named
WINCHESTER, Ky. (Feb. 22, 2017) — Cherie Sibley has been named chief operating officer of LifePoint’s Central Group of hospitals. Sibley currently serves as chief executive officer of Clark Regional Medical Center (CRMC). Her last day will be March. 10. CRMC is part of LifePoint Health.
In her new role Sibley will provide leadership support and oversee operations for all of the hospitals within LifePoint’s Central Group. She will remain closely involved with CRMC and the group’s other Kentucky facilities to ensure the continued success of these hospitals and the region throughout the transition.
Sibley, who has with LifePoint Health since 2001, has long been recognized as a rising star within the company. She drove significant improvements in physician satisfaction and engagement, built a strong culture of safety, and led substantial improvements in the delivery of quality care. In 2015, under Sibley’s leadership, CRMC became the first LifePoint facility to earn designation as a Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate.
An interim CEO will be appointed while a search is conducted to fill the position.
CRMC also announced that Amber Goodpaster, chief financial officer, is leaving to pursue another opportunity. Goodpaster has been with CRMC for 10 years.