TAMPA, FL (Feb. 21, 2022) – HCA Healthcare West Florida Division President Ravi Chari, M.D. announces the appointment of Lisa Nummi as chief executive officer for Citrus Memorial Hospital. Nummi currently is the chief operating officer at Blake Medical Center and will move into her new position on March 21, 2022 following the retirement of Ginger Carroll.
“Lisa is a proven leader who brings a strong clinical background, patient focus and collaborative approach to engaging caregivers in transforming the patient experience for optimal quality outcomes,” said Chari. “Her academic background is an additional asset as we expand our focus on graduate medical education.”
Tim Burroughs, Chief Administrative Officer for the Division, added, “We are confident in Lisa’s ability to continue to make Citrus Memorial Hospital the hospital of choice for the residents in Citrus County. Ginger Carroll, outgoing Citrus CEO, is leaving us with a firm foundation as we transition to the HCA Florida Healthcare brand and we thank her for her dedicated leadership.”
Nummi began her career as a bedside nurse in pediatrics, pediatric critical care and emergency medicine before transitioning to adult emergency care and flight nursing. From there, she moved into administration and leadership of adult and pediatric critical care and emergency nursing departments. During this time, she also practiced as a pediatric, emergency and family nurse practitioner in Florida and New Hampshire as well as serving as adjunct faculty to the University of Tampa and the University of Texas-Arlington. She remains actively involved in precepting graduate level students. Nummi also served as COO of the 700-bed Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas, the largest hospital in Nevada.
Nummi currently resides in Lakewood Ranch, Florida and serves on the board for We Care Manatee and the Sheriff’s Advisory Board. She has two sons, a county judge in Florida and an orthopedic surgeon in Maryland and five grandchildren.
About HCA Healthcare West Florida
HCA Healthcare West Florida provides a complete continuum of high-quality programs and services to meet the healthcare needs of residents and businesses throughout west Florida, caring for more than 1.2 million patients last year. HCA Healthcare West Florida includes 15 hospitals, 27 ER locations, 13 ambulatory surgery centers, numerous physician practices, graduate medical education programs, a regional lab, and consolidated service center. Our hospitals include Blake Medical Center, Citrus Memorial Hospital, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, Englewood Community Hospital, Fawcett Memorial Hospital, HCA Florida Brandon Hospital, HCA Florida South Tampa Hospital, Largo Medical Center, Medical Center of Trinity, Northside Hospital, Oak Hill Hospital, Palms of Pasadena Hospital, Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, South Bay Hospital and St. Petersburg General Hospital. HCA Healthcare West Florida is part of HCA Florida Healthcare and affiliated with HCA Healthcare, one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services.
About HCA Florida Healthcare
HCA Florida Healthcare, a part of HCA Healthcare, is a family of more than 450 affiliated sites of care, including hospitals, physician practices and freestanding emergency rooms, offering the state’s leading network of personalized care. United as a statewide network in 2021, HCA Florida Healthcare includes 11,000 experienced doctors and 77,000 colleagues working together to deliver advanced, collaborative care to more than 6.4 million patients each year. HCA Florida Healthcare is committed to improving more lives in more ways and giving back to the communities it serves. The network provided nearly $836.6 million in uncompensated care and has invested significantly in innovative technologies and facilities across Florida, including the new $360 million state-of-the-art, multi-specialty HCA Florida University Hospital in Davie, Fla. HCA Florida Healthcare is a leading provider of healthcare, including cardiac care, trauma care and burn treatment and reconstructive services. A strong advocate for the next generation of healthcare professionals, HCA Florida Healthcare is also a major supporter of university-based residency and fellowship programs. For more information, please visit HCAFloridaFamily.com.