The Board of Directors of AccessHealth announced on August 3rd that Michael R. Dotson, CPA, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the organization effective immediately. Dotson has been serving in the interim capacity for the past six months.
“We are pleased to announce that Mike has accepted the position as he has done an outstanding job as Interim Chief Executive Officer,” stated David Timmermeyer, Board President.
Over the past several months the Board has worked with a national recruiting firm, specializing in executive healthcare positions.
The Board interviewed several national candidates, and Dotson was selected as the top choice to continue in the CEO role. Dotson has an extensive background in healthcare, business, finance and organizational leadership and has used those skills over the past year to make significant contributions to AccessHealth.
“I am honored to accept the position of CEO and to help continue the important work the organization does. I wholeheartedly support AccessHealth’s mission of ‘being dedicated to excellence in providing integrated healthcare services to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves.’ I feel my primary duty is to support our providers and staff by growing accessibility and ensuring the stability of our organization in light of the current challenges in the healthcare environment. Further, we will need to be flexible and viable in order to continue to serve our growing communities,” said Dotson.
AccessHealth provides integrated healthcare services without regard to income or circumstance.