TAMPA, Fla. (September 1, 2023) – HCA Healthcare West Florida Division announced today that Sally Seymour has been named chief executive officer (CEO) for HCA Florida Bayonet Point Hospital. Seymour has served as Interim CEO of the hospital since July 31.
“In the short time Sally has served as Interim CEO, she has already made a significant impact,” said Jyric Sims, president of HCA Healthcare West Florida Division. “I am confident she and the Bayonet Point Hospital leadership team will excel in continuing to expand the critical services this facility provides to patients in communities across Pasco and neighboring counties which include Level 2 Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Adult Heart Center and Statutory Teaching Hospital designations.”
Seymour brings more than 20 years healthcare experience to the role and has held leadership positions in hospitals across the west coast of Florida including Pinellas, Pasco and Charlotte counties, prior to her promotion to CEO of HCA Florida St. Petersburg Hospital in May 2022. During her tenure at St. Petersburg Hospital, she was actively engaged in a wide range of Pinellas market and hospital initiatives.
Sally began her career with HCA Healthcare in 2009 as the Director of Business Development for Community Hospital in New Port Richey. In 2013 Sally was selected to participate in the HCA Executive Development Program and joined HCA Florida Largo Hospital as Associate Chief Operating Officer (COO). In 2015 Sally was promoted to the COO at HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital and in 2018 joined HCA Florida Trinity Hospital as COO. Prior to her roles in HCA, Sally had a successful career with Pfizer Pharmaceuticals in San Francisco and Tampa.
Born in upstate New York, Sally received a Bachelor of Science in Communications from Wake Forest University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Tampa.
Sally and her husband Oliver live in the Tampa Bay area with their son Kieran and daughter Emma.
About HCA Healthcare West Florida Division
HCA Healthcare West Florida Division is part of the HCA Florida Healthcare family providing a complete continuum of high-quality programs and services to meet the healthcare needs of residents and businesses throughout west Florida, and caring for more than 1.2 million patients last year. HCA Healthcare West Florida Division includes 15 hospitals, 30 ER locations, 14 ambulatory surgery centers, numerous physician practices, graduate medical education programs, a regional lab, and consolidated service center. HCA Healthcare West Florida is affiliated with HCA Healthcare, one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services. With its founding in 1968, HCA Healthcare created a new model for hospital care in the United States, using combined resources to strengthen hospitals, deliver patient-focused care and improve the practice of medicine.
About HCA Florida Healthcare
HCA Florida Healthcare, a part of HCA Healthcare, is a family of more than 650 affiliated sites of care, including hospitals, physician practices and freestanding emergency rooms. United as a statewide network in 2022, HCA Florida Healthcare includes approximately 11,000 experienced doctors and more than 79,000 colleagues working together to deliver advanced, collaborative care to more than 8.6 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 $848.8 million in uncompensated care and 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. A strong advocate for the next generation of healthcare professionals, HCA Florida Healthcare is also a major supporter of university-based healthcare programs and residencies and fellowships throughout the Sunshine State. For more information, please visit HCAFloridaHealthcare.com.