As Corizon Health’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Rector is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the company and leading the company to reach its full potential as the nation’s correctional healthcare provider of choice. His 28-year career is distinguished by repeated success leading financial, operational, and cultural turnaround initiatives for large, complex healthcare providers.
Prior to joining Corizon Health in December 2017, Mr. Rector served as Division Vice President for Community Health Systems, Inc., one of the nation’s leading operators of general acute care hospitals. Along with the acute care facilities, his responsibilities included ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care clinics and free-standing emergency rooms.
Mr. Rector’s executive experience includes serving as CEO of HCA’s Regional Medical Center in Bayonet Point, FL and CEO of South Bay Hospital in Sun City Center, FL; Chief Operating Officer of North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, FL; and as Regional Director for Nashville, Tennessee-based LifePoint Hospitals. He began his career at Saint Thomas Health Services in Nashville where he was tapped for increasingly responsible roles, culminating in leading the hospital’s rural network of physician-practice-management operations.