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Iowa Alumnus Named CEO of HCA Houston Healthcare’s Kingwood Medical Center

Mr. John Corbeil has been named the new chief executive officer of HCA Houston Healthcare’s Kingwood Medical Center, effective Jan.14, 2019. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration in 2010 and his master’s degree in health administration in 2012, both from the University of Iowa College of Public Health.

Mr. Corbeil was previously chief operating officer at HCA’s Medical City Fort Worth. While at Medical City Fort Worth, he successfully led operational and business development efforts across multiple service lines. He helped the hospital achieve unprecedented growth, has been instrumental in improving physician satisfaction and led multiple operational improvement efforts.

Mr. Corbei has been with HCA’s North Texas/Medical City Healthcare Division for six years and held several leadership roles, including associate chief operating officer at Medical City Dallas, assistant administrator at Medical City Fort Worth and administrative fellow at the HCA North Texas Division office.

He is dedicated to patient care and is able to develop positive relationships with employees and physicians. Mr. Corbei will be a valuable asset at Kingwood Medical Center, and the Center is very pleased he has decided to join it.

Mr. Corbei is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and Leadership North Texas. He is also a member of the University of Iowa College of Public Health’s department of health management and policy alumni board and a board member of Near Southside Inc., which is focused on economic development and city planning.