Longmont United Hospital - Leadership
Message from Board of Director Chair
Dear Friends of the Communities We Serve,
Our success, past, present and future, continues to be dependent upon our dedicated employees, medical staff, and volunteers at Longmont United Hospital. From creative scheduling to flexible benefits, we conscientiously demonstrate our appreciation and commitment to our staff so they can concentrate on providing unique options and extraordinary care for all of our patients and communities we serve. All of us on the Board of Longmont United Hospital are very proud of the achievements made in the past. We will continue to strive to provide high-quality health services in a caring, safe, and cost-effective manner. We will also remain flexible and adaptive to the ever-changing environment around us. We are proud of the accomplishments and dedication of the employees, medical staff and volunteers of Longmont United Hospital and look forward to the years ahead by continuing to improve the health of our communities and putting our patients first.
Chairperson, Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Medical Staff Leadership
Medical Staff Officers
Chief of Staff - Amy Johnson, MD
Chief of Staff Elect - Wyatt Hall, MD
Immediate Past Chief of Staff - John Bradley, MD
Clinical Services Chairs
Emergency Medicine - Andy Johanos, MD
Medicine - Jackie Gould, MD
Radiology/Pathology - Sachin Talusani, MD
Surgery - Nirav Shah, DO
Medical Staff Committee Chairs
Medical Executive Committee - Amy Johnson, MD
Credentials Committee - Brett Wahl, MD
Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee– Alison Sheets, MD
Quality Review Committee - Hans Elzinga, MD
Medical Staff Representative to the Board of Directors
Patricia Gill, MD
Mitchell C. Carson, President and CEO
Mitchell C. Carson, President, CEO, and Board Member of Longmont United Hospital, has over 35 years of healthcare leadership experience. Prior to joining Longmont United Hospital in 2001, Mr. Carson served as President and Board member of Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, Indiana. During his service, the 500-bed flagship hospital of the Cardinal Health System received designation as one of America’s Top 100 Hospitals and is now a part of the Indiana University Health System.
Mr. Carson received a Bachelor of Arts with cum laude recognition in Hospital Administration at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. Mr. Carson also received a Master of Arts in Hospital and Health Administration at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. Mr. Carson is Board Certified in Healthcare Management, a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and Past President of the University of Iowa Graduate Program in Healthcare Administration Alumni Organization.
Mr. Carson is currently a Board member of the Longmont Area Economic Council, and the Educational Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley. Mr. Carson is also Chairman of the Friends of Colorado Hospitals Board for the Colorado Hospital Association. He is a member of the Endowment Committee at Faith Community Lutheran Church. In 2012, Mr. Carson was selected for the Carl Turner Citizen of the Year Award by the Longmont Association of Realtors.