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Tenet Health Central Coast is an integrated healthcare system consisting of two acute care hospitals and four affiliated entities, including urgent care centers, clinics and ancillary services, across the Central Coast. The hospitals are Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, the county’s only trauma center, in San Luis Obispo, California, and Twin Cities Community Hospital in Templeton, California. Among their numerous recognitions for quality and compassion, each hospital has earned an “A” from the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade in every reporting period since it was created in 2012, both are internationally recognized Baby-Friendly birth facilities and both have earned the “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Tenet Health Central Coast serves many diverse communities throughout the Central Coast, enabling all that come through our doors access to quality, coordinated care and advanced specialty services at convenient locations.

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Tim Menton Named Interim CEO at Sierra Vista Medical Center

by System on Jan 4, 2017, 12:30 PM
Effective January 3, Tim Menton has been named Interim CEO at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center.

tmentonSAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Tim Menton, an experienced leader with 40 years of diverse leadership experience in health care administration, operations and finance has been named Interim CEO at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, effective January 3. He succeeds Joe DeSchryver, Sierra Vista’s CEO for the past three years, who accepted a position in San Jose.

Menton comes to the Central Coast with extensive experience in hospitals, health systems and a large multi-specialty group practice, leading organizations in multiple senior level capacities. For the past 18 years he has directed hospitals as both CEO and Interim CEO ranging in size from a 60-bed start-up facility to a 744-bed tertiary referral center.

“I am pleased to have the opportunity to provide leadership to Sierra Vista during this interim period and work with the talented physicians, management staff and caregivers to continue to be a leading resource for health care to San Luis Obispo County,” Menton said. “In particular, I look forward to partnering with the medical staff and community to continue to bring services and innovative technologies that will allow people to stay close to home for their care.”

Menton obtained a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from Florida Atlantic University and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Florida State University. He is active on health care committees at the Federal and State level focused on developing health care policy.

Sierra Vista is the second largest private employer in San Luis Obispo with just under 800 employees. At 164 licensed beds, it is the largest hospital in San Luis Obispo County providing both acute care and tertiary level services.