Chris York returns to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine as president after four years serving at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie.
Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Texas, has named Chris York, MBA, FACHE, as president of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Grapevine, beginning Aug. 20.
York joined Baylor Scott & White in 2007, and most recently served as president of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie. Prior to that, he served as chief operating officer for Baylor Grapevine from 2011 to 2014.
“With a long history of exemplary leadership, Chris has the commitment and background needed to continue advancing our mission,” Pat Currie, president, hospital operations at Baylor Scott & White Health, said in a news release.
“While it is bittersweet to say goodbye to the Waxahachie community that welcomed me and my family over these past four years, I know that this medical center will continue to flourish due to the strong culture focused on living out our mission as a Christian ministry of healing,” York said in the news release.
York earned a master of business administration with a focus in healthcare administration and bachelor of business administration degree from East Tennessee State University. He is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.