DADE CITY — Shauna McKinnon, who was tapped in January as interim CEO of Pasco Regional Medical Center, now has the job permanently.
The hospital announced Wednesday that McKinnon, 39, would take the reins of the 120-bed hospital, which is owned by Health Management Associates. McKinnon brings more than 17 years of practical and hospital-based administrative and nursing experience. She joined Health Management Associates in 2004, and in 2011 she was named chief operating officer of Spring Hill Regional Hospital.
She received a bachelor's degree in nursing from Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish Nova Scotia, Canada and a master's in business and health care administration from Baker University in Flint, Mich.
This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: Shauna McKinnon was previously chief operating officer of Spring Hill Regional Hospital. The original version of this article misstated her title.