Spring Hill, FL - Oak Hill Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Young as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Young replaces Sonia Wellman, who left to accept the position of CEO at Memorial Hospital of Tampa, another HCA facility. Mr. Young returns to Oak Hill Hospital from Doctors Hospital of Sarasota where he also served as Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Young's career in healthcare began at Oak Hill Hospital where he served as Director of Physician Relations and Business Development. In 2012, Mr. Young left Oak Hill Hospital when he was accepted into the COO Development Program at Osceola Medical Center where he served as Associate Chief Operating Officer. From there he was appointed COO at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota.
Mr. Young is a graduate of Leadership Hernando and Oak Hill Hospital's Ambassador program, which makes him particularly familiar with the entire local community.
Mr. Young holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from St. Leo University and a Bachelor's degree in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology from the University of Florida.
He is a member of the American Heart Association Executive Board, the American Congress of Healthcare Executives, and a member of the Medical Group Management Association. He was also a former member of the Kiwanis Club of Brooksville Ridge.