Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Bronson Healthcare has exclusively retained Kirby Bates Associates to identify their next Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer (SVP, COO) for Bronson Battle Creek Hospital in Battle Creek, Michigan.

As the executive leader of the Hospital, the SVP, COO will provide strategic and operational leadership, financial oversight, and work closely with the System CEO & President, other Executives, Medical Staff, and community partners to establish strategic goals and improve operational efficiency.  An inspirational and visionary leader, the COO will be charged with honoring the Hospital’s mission: to engage with the community and serve the needs of the residents of Battle Creek.

Opportunity Highlights:  

  • Most senior executive for the hospital, reporting directly to the System CEO & President.
  • Become part of a growing community hospital with strong community partnerships and investment.
  • Work with an engaged Board, Leadership team and staff who are committed to the Hospital and the community.
  • Leapfrog A rating (Summer, 2021).
  • Ranked one of Newsweek’s Best Hospitals for Maternity Care (Summer, 2020).
  • Commission on Cancer accredited.
  • Epic Gold Star Level 10 organization.


  • Master’s Degree required.
  • Minimum of 10 years healthcare operational leadership experience.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please contact:

Wendy Siegel, RACR                                              Peggy Loughery, MSN, BSN
Senior Executive Recruiter                                 SVP, Search Services                                        

EEO Statement

Kirby Bates Associates is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our associates.