Ryan Henry has been appointed chief operating officer (COO) at Tomball Regional Medical Center, effective May 1, 2018.

May 7, 2018 (Tomball, Texas) – Ryan Henry has been appointed chief operating officer (COO) at Tomball Regional Medical Center, effective May 1, 2018. This is a promotion from his previous role of associate administrator at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center. Both facilities are part of the HCA Gulf Coast Division family of hospitals.

Henry has been a longtime HCA Healthcare employee, having provided valuable operational leadership to the teams at both The Woman’s Hospital of Texas and the HCA Gulf Coast Division office.

As associate administrator at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Henry was responsible for the operations and senior leadership of key service lines, including radiology, cardiopulmonary and laboratory. He worked collaboratively with clinical teams and physicians to improve operational and clinical processes, while also diligently focusing on, and increasing, the facility’s engagement among employees.

“I am confident Ryan will bring the right mix of operational experience and strategy to his new role here at Tomball Regional Medical Center,” said Eric Evans, chief executive officer (CEO) of Tomball Regional Medical Center. “We have an exceptionally talented and caring team here, and Ryan’s guidance will help us extend that care further into the Tomball community,” Evans shared.

“I am honored to join Tomball Regional Medical Center to collaborate and serve with such an outstanding group of leaders, staff, and physicians,” said Henry. “I’m excited for the opportunity to build upon the great care and service that Tomball Regional Medical Center provides to our patients and community.”

Henry earned both his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Science in Health Care Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. He is a graduate of Leadership League City, and a selected member of the HCA Executive Development Program, Class of 2018.

A native Texan with a love for the outdoors, Henry resides in Houston with his wife, Holly.

About Tomball Regional Medical Center

Tomball Regional Medical Center, acquired by HCA Healthcare's Gulf Coast Division in August 2017, is a 350-bed hospital in Tomball, Texas. Accredited by the Joint Commission, it offers a wide variety of services including emergency care, labor and delivery, a level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), general surgery, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, inpatient rehabilitation, sports medicine, physical therapy, orthopedics, outpatient testing, and robotic surgery. The hospital's 150-acre campus also features The Tomball Regional Orthopedic Center, The Women's Center, Texas Sports Medicine Center, and The Heart and Vascular Center. For more information about Tomball Regional Medical Center, visit www.tomballregionalmedicalcenter.com.

About HCA Healthcare’s Gulf Coast Division

HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas.  Facilities in the Gulf Coast Division include:  18 hospitals, 9 ambulatory care centers, 10 emergency centers, and a regional transfer center that provides one phone call access and support for patient transfers into and out of the HCA Gulf Coast Division Affiliated Hospitals as well as access to ground and air transportation within a 150- mile radius. For more information, visit www.HCAGulfCoast.com.