VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — Gregory Pearson was appointed interim CEO at River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg.
Pearson succeeds Doug Sills, who was first appointed CEO in 2010 and was promoted in April by the hospital's parent company as market CEO for its hospitals in the Jackson area.
Pearson's appointment was announced in a news release.
Pearson is from Houma, Louisiana, and has 13 years in health care management. Before joining River Region in March 2013, he was chief financial officer for St. Joseph Medical Center in Houston, Texas.