Roger Forgey to serve as interim CEO for KRMC
Kingman – Kingman Healthcare Inc. Board of Directors has selected Roger Forgey, FACHE, CANP as interim CEO for Kingman Regional Medical Center beginning Aug. 15.
The board worked with Warbird Healthcare, a specialized branch of Warbird Consulting Partners, to recruit a qualified candidate for the interim position.
Forgey has an extensive background in healthcare, according to a KRMC news release. He was as a medic, flight nurse and trauma nurse practitioner in the Army before transitioning to healthcare administration and leadership.
He later obtained fellowship in the American College of Health Care Executives and served as CEO for two health systems in the southeast before turning to transitional and interim CEO leadership. Forgey is knowledgeable in areas of strategy and planning, physician practice management, physician recruiting, regulatory compliance and program development.
“Members of the board were impressed by Mr. Forgey’s prior experience with health systems undergoing leadership transitions, so we’re confident he will keep us aligned with our current strategic plan as we continue the search for a long-term leader,” said KHI Board Chair Krystal Burge.