GLASGOW, KY (WBKO) -- T.J. Samson Community Hospital’s Board of Directors announced Bud Wethington has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Wethington will replace Bill Kindred, who retired from the hospital’s top position in December 2013.
Wethington, a native of Owensboro, Kentucky is the current CEO at Tomball Regional Medical Center, a Community Health Systems affiliate in Tomball, Texas. He has 30 years of experience in the field of health care. Prior to his tenure in Tomball, he was President and CEO of Capital Regional Medical Center in Tallahassee, Florida. Wethington has also worked for Hospital Corporation of America.
Wethington will begin his role as CEO of T.J. Samson Community Hospital on August 18.