Quitman, Texas - Warren Robicheaux has been named administrator of ETMC Quitman, ETMC Senior Vice President for Affiliate Operations Jerry Massey announced today.
"Warren is a strong leader who is committed to working closely with the hospital's staff and physicians, as well as the community, to ensure a bright future for healthcare in Wood County," Massey said.
Robicheaux joined the ETMC Regional Healthcare System in June 2005 as an administrative resident. He was named assistant administrator of ETMC Trinity in June 2006 and was promoted to administrator in May 2007.
He replaces Brody Clark, who recently accepted the position of vice president of sales and marketing for HealthFirst TPA, an ETMC subsidiary.
Robicheaux earned both his bachelor's degree in biomedical science and his master's in health administration from Texas A&M University.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a member of the East Texas ACHE Forum. He also is a member of the Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals and the Texas Hospital Association, where he serves on the Leadership Development Council and Rural Constituency Council.
Active in the Trinity community, Robicheaux has served on the board of the Trinity Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and as its president in 2008-2009. He also is a member of Lions Club International and served as president of the Trinity club in 2009-2010.
"I am really looking forward to becoming active in the Quitman community and meeting new friends in the area," Robicheaux said. He and his wife, Lora Beth, and son, Jake, will be moving to a home near Lake Fork.
"These are exciting times for ETMC Quitman," Robicheaux said. "I am thrilled to be joining the excellent staff and physicians there as we work together to improve healthcare for the patients we serve."