Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, named new CEOs for two of its hospitals effective in February. Travis Capers was named CEO of Ochsner Medical Center—West Bank Campus, Gretna, La., and Polly Davenport was named CEO of Ochsner Medical Center—North Shore, Slidell, La., according to a news release from Ochsner.
Ochsner names new hospital CEOs
Capers, whose age wasn't available from Ochsner by deadline, most recently worked as COO of Southern Hills Medical Center, a Nashville hospital owned by HCA, according to the release. Capers will replace Dr. Michael O’Bryan, according to Ochsner.
Davenport, whose age was not available, is CEO of Val Verde Regional Medical Center, Del Rio, Texas. Davenport replaces Scott Boudreaux, who was interim CEO. Boudreaux took over for Alan Cason, who was CEO when Ochsner purchased the hospital last year and stayed on for a while but eventually left, according to an Ochsner spokeswoman.
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