The Tennessee Hospital Association (THA) recently honored Derick Ziegler, Baptist Memorial Health Care’s vice president of hospital and affiliate integration, CEO of West Tennessee operations and telehealth executive sponsor, with its 2019 Senior Level Healthcare Executive Award.
He was one of nine hospital and health system executives who received awards during THA’s annual meeting.
According to THA, Ziegler received the award for his significant impact on his organization. He is an outstanding leader who encourages those around him and is a mentor to early careerists. He is an innovative leader who values and understands the importance of culture in the workplace. A Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, he recently served as president of the Mid-South Healthcare Executives chapter.