John Rutledge

Founder, President & COO of RegionalCare Hospital Partners a Non-urban hospital company founded with a $300 million commitment from Warburg Pincus that grew to $700 million in revenue and $93 million in EBITDA. Built the management team, evaluated acquisition opportunities and led the Company’s strategic growth plan. Served as President & COO at Province Healthcare. Province Healthcare grew significantly, completed an IPO and was eventually acquired by LifePoint (Nasdaq: “LPNT”) in 2005. VP of Operations at Community Health Systems and Republic Health.