KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Kevin Kincaid, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
The Council of Regents serves as the vital link between ACHE and members by approving governance and membership regulations as well as promoting ACHE programs, services, and activities within their respective areas.
Kincaid will take office at the Council of Regents meeting in March, during ACHE’s 62nd Congress on Healthcare Leadership in Chicago. As a Regent, Kincaid will represent ACHE’s membership in Iowa.
Board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow, Kincaid has served as CEO at KHC since 2011. With over 25 years of experience working in hospitals both large and small, Kincaid has a diverse background in healthcare leadership and managerial expertise and has been very active on the State and Federal level in healthcare advocacy efforts.
Kincaid holds a master’s degree in health administration through Des Moines University. He and his wife, Tricia, have two children.
About the American College of Healthcare Executives – The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) is an international professional society of 48,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE’s mission is to advance its members and healthcare management excellence. ACHE offers its prestigious FACHE credential, signifying board certification in healthcare management. ACHE’s established network of 78 chapters provides access to networking, education and career development at the local level. In addition, ACHE is known for its magazine Healthcare Executive, and its career development and public policy programs. Through such efforts, ACHE works toward its vision of being the preeminent professional society for leaders dedicated to improving health. The Foundation of the American College of Healthcare Executives was established to further advance healthcare management excellence through education and research. The Foundation of ACHE is known for its educational programs – including the annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership, which draws more than 4,000 participants – and groundbreaking research.
Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, a Critical Access Hospital serving Marion County and the surrounding area, is dedicated to providing personal, progressive quality health care with compassion. For more information regarding this release and other happenings at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, call the Public Relations office at (641) 842-1418 or visit www.knoxvillehospital.org.