Top 25 Minority Leaders
Ascension Health's St. Vincent Medical Center
As chief operating officer of Ascension Health’s St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Jacksonville, Fla., Gene Miyamoto is in charge of the strategic and operational development of a 480-bed tertiary teaching medical center. Before arriving at St. Vincent’s earlier this year, he was COO at Trinity Health’s 286-bed Battle Creek (Mich.) Health System, where during his tenure a new surgery center, cancer center and bed tower were constructed, and net income rose from $4.4 million in fiscal 2002 to $34.7 million in fiscal 2007. Miyamoto, 53, says he has been privileged to lead and participate in diversity development within both Ascension and Trinity.