Sitka Community Hospital Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New Chief Executive Officer

LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief executive officer search for Sitka Community Hospital in Sitka, Alaska. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations.

Sitka Community Hospital is a Critical Access Hospital serving the residents of Sitka, Alaskas fourth largest city by population. The hospital offers a full range of healthcare services including general medical care, surgery, emergency services, rehabilitative services, outpatient clinic, home health and long-term care. The community of Sitka is located on Baranof Island, offering an array of recreational activities and is known as a cultural and historical center in Alaska. Sitka was recently ranked one of the Top 20 Small Towns to Visit by Smithsonian Magazine.

Sitka Community Hospital is seeking a senior healthcare executive to provide strategic vision and leadership to successfully position the organization for the future healthcare reform environment. The new CEO will utilize operational and financial acumen to drive organizational growth through service development, facility expansion and physician recruitment. Additionally, the CEO will lead a culture focused on the delivery of holistic, interdisciplinary and integrated patient care with a strong commitment to providing quality healthcare to the community.

The complete job posting for Sitka Community Hospitals CEO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.

About Sitka Community Hospital:

Sitka Community Hospital is proud to serve the healthcare needs of the close-knit community of Sitka, Alaska since 1956. The facility offers a full range of healthcare services including general medical care, surgery, 24/7 emergency room, laboratory, radiology, rehabilitative services, outpatient clinic, home health, infusion therapy, visiting specialists and long-term care. For more information, visit

About B. E. Smith:

Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare executive search firm and a top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Management Consulting. Veteran healthcare recruiters and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smiths proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 900 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and one of the largest databases of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in todays complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit or call 855-254-8261.

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