Steve Schultz, CEO of Lexington (N.C.) Memorial Hospital, will step down effective May 1. Schultz has been CEO of the 85-bed hospital since 2008, after the hospital affiliated with Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.
He joined 818-bed Wake Forest Baptist, Winston-Salem, N.C., in 2005, according to a news release.
Donny Lambeth, North Carolina Baptist Hospital president and a Lexington Memorial director, praised Schultz’s leadership in the release and will head a search for his successor. Schultz’s age was not available at deadline.