The Jackson County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees named Jim King the interim President and Chief Executive Officer at its regular monthly meeting in December. The Board’s search committee continues recruitment of a permanent CEO.
King has served as the hospital’s Chief Operations Officer for the previous 20 years and has been employed at JCMH for 30.
King holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and a Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University. He was a top-graduate of Navajo High School. He and his wife Helen have two children and two grandchildren.