Floyd Memorial CEO Mark Shugarman Receives ACHE Regent’s Award

October 18, 2013

Mark Shugarman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services, received the American College of Healthcare Executives Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award on Tuesday, October 1, 2013.

The Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award recognizes ACHE members who are experienced in the field and have made significant contributions to the advancement of healthcare management excellence and the achievement of the ACHE’s goals.

Members are evaluated on leadership ability; innovative and creative management; executive capability in developing their own organization; promoting its growth and stature in the community; contributions to the development of others in the healthcare profession; leadership in local, state or provincial hospital and health association activities; participation in civic/community activities and projects; participation in ACHE activities; and interest in assisting ACHE in achieving its objectives.

Shugarman has been President and CEO of Floyd Memorial since March 2008. He serves as a member of the Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital Board, and on the regional board of the American Heart Association as well as many other local boards. He’s also a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.

A graduate of the University of Maryland (1974), Shugarman received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts. He then attended George Washington University (1978), where he received a Masters in Healthcare Administration. He went on to serve as Senior Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Maryland, from 1988 to 1993.  Before coming to Floyd Memorial Hospital in 2008 he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Mercy Hospital Clermont (Ohio) and Mercy Hospital Tiffin (Ohio), which are both part of the Catholic Healthcare Partners network.