Wellington Regional Medical Center announced today the promotion of Pam Tahan to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Tahan has served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Wellington Regional since 2015.
With nearly 20 years of experience in hospital administration, Tahan has played an integral role as COO in helping Wellington develop new service lines, recruit key physicians and achieve accreditation for a number of clinical programs.
“I am honored to be named CEO,” Tahan said. “The Wellington community has become my home and I look forward to driving the strategic vision for the hospital, building on our strong reputation and focus on delivering superior quality patient care. The future is bright as we continue to expand healthcare services for our patients and the communities we serve.”
Earlier in her career, Tahan held positions with Community Health Systems’ Wilkes-Barre General Hospital in Pennsylvania; Summit Medical Center in Van Buren, Arkansas; Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center in Haines City, Florida; and Lower Keys Medical Center in Key West, Florida.
Tahan received both her master’s degree in healthcare administration and bachelor’s degree in policy analysis and management from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.