January 21, 2016 – After a nationwide search, Gila Regional Medical Center (GRMC) has hired a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Michael Metts from Houston Texas has accepted the position which has been held for the past 6 month by Interim CFO Michael Rolph. Mr. Rolph temporarily performed the duties of CFO while the search was underway. "It has been a real treat working with Gila Regional over the past year," said Mr. Rolph, "There are so many wonderful people working hard to do great things. I really enjoyed my time here."
Michael Metts started in mid January and has been working with Mike Rolph to ensure a smooth transition into his position. "There are a lot of projects going on that will solidify Gila Regional's success for the future," said Mr. Metts, "I am really excited about the amount of opportunity that exists here and the team involvement in making the services that Gila Regional offers available to the community for the long term."
Michael Metts has 18 years of experience working with the ever changing financial environment in healthcare. He relocate from the Houston area where he most recently over saw the financial development and opening of a standalone community hospital.
Pictured (Left to Right): Michael Metts, New CFO at Gila Regional and Michael Rolph, interim CFO