Joe Thomason

SVP Hospital Operations

Joe Thomason serves as Senior Vice President of Hospital Operations. Joe has about 30 years of experience in multihospital operations, strategic market and partnership development, physician recruitment/development and performance improvement.

Prior to CHC, he served as Chief Executive Officer for Centennial Medical Center in Dallas from 2009 to 2017, where he had oversight of their 118-bed acute care hospital as well as all strategic, operational and clinical activities. He provided leadership during the transition from Tenet Healthcare ownership to the joint venture with Baylor Scott & White Health.

Before joining Centennial, Joe served as Chief Executive Officer of RHD Memorial Medical Center in Dallas, and Brownsville Medical Center in Brownsville, Texas. Prior to these roles, he served as chief operating officer for a Tenet Hospital in El Paso, Texas.

Joe has a Master of Business Administration/Health Organization Management degree from Texas Tech University and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from West Texas State University.


Christine Scarbo, Executive Assistant
Teresa Cook, Executive Assistant
Karen Whisnand, Executive Assistant
Anne Hobbs, Receptionist/Office Assistant