December 6, 2011 – Hudson, Florida – Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has announced the appointments of Shalin Shah as Chief Operating Officer and Tom Lawhorne as Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Shah has been appointed COO from his position as Chief Financial Officer at RMCBP, a position he held since 2007. Mr. Shah is a 22 year veteran of HCA. He brings to the position an established rapport with staff and physicians and an acute awareness of the market RMCBP serves. Mr. Shah holds an MBA and Bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida.
Tom Lawhorne comes to Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point from LewisGale Hospital, Pulaski. Mr. Lawhorne has worked in various positions throughout the HCA’s healthcare system since 1993. He has a reputation for not only focusing on the business aspects of hospital operations, but also on the vital role that the hospital plays within the community. He has always been involved in various aspects of the communities in which he serves. Mr. Lawhorne holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory, North Carolina, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He and his wife, Andrea, and their 2 children now live in Hudson.