KDMC Chief Retiring
“Alvin Hoover, who has served as chief executive officer at King's Daughters Medical Center (KDMC) for nearly 15 years, will retire in September, 2022.
Under Hoover's leadership, KDMC has been recognized for its work environment, patient safety and satisfaction and employee engagement. Hoover came to KDMC after serving as CEO of Abbeville Area Medical Center, and has more than 30 years of service in hospital administration, with a special interest in rural health policy development and advocacy.
He is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and served as chair of the Mississippi Hospital Association Board of Governors, the American Hospital Association's Small or Rural Hospital Governing Council and Myriad ACO (a Mississippi statewide accountable care organization); and president of Mississippi True -- the state's provider-sponsored health plan.