Brooks-TLC Hospital System, Inc. has announced the appointment of Kenneth R. Morris as its vice president of operations, effective this Monday. Morris brings 17 years of health care leadership experience, most recently as director of North Texas Division of Neuroscience and Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System, Dallas, Texas.
In his role as member of the senior leadership team, Morris will lead day-to-day operations at Brooks Memorial Hospital and TLC Health Network. He will be responsible for development and oversight of division strategic and operational plans, growth and business development initiatives, operational quality initiatives, and the creation of high performing work teams in the areas of primary care clinics/physician practices, pharmacy, imaging, laboratory, plant operations and safety, environmental services, nutritional services, bio-medical services and fundraising.
“Ken will be an integral member of our team as we move toward formal affiliation with Kaleida Health,” LaRowe said. “In addition to his extensive skills, Ken’s experience in hospital construction and redevelopment will be invaluable as we build the new Brooks Memorial Hospital and engage the future development of the TLC campus as a center of excellence for ambulatory services. He brings a successful track record of physician recruitment, environmental safety and emergency management and expansion of outpatient service lines. We are very excited to have Ken Morris join our senior leadership team and the Brooks-TLC family.”