Stampohar to leave HCHS

Jeffry Stampohar

BRITT – Jeff Stampohar, CEO/Administrator of Hancock County Health System, recently announced his resignation. His last day at HCHS will be January 26.

"We are so sorry to see him go. In his two years here, his progressive thinking has moved the organization forward in several areas. Jeff has done an excellent job leading the team at HCHS in adapting to the constant changes in the health care environment " said Mary Kopacek, HCHS Board of Directors Chairperson. "Together,  I believe we accomplished great things and built momentum for the future."

Some of Stampohar's highlighted achievements include:

•Launched the HCHS Heart and Vascular Center;

•The implementation of a Pain Management Service;

• Expanded the aesthetic service line by adding the services of Cool Sculpting and cosmetic surgery; and

•Reorganized the hospitalist (inpatient physician) model to more structured leadership;

Stampohar will continue his career as a hospital administrator/CEO in Baudette, Minn. at CHI LakeWood Health. Baudette is in Northern Minnesota, the area where he grew up and as an adult, raised his family with his wife Diana.

Read the complete story in the Jan. 10 Leader.