Organization Overview

Lafayette General Health (LGH) is a healthcare system striving to build a regional healthcare network that delivers excellence in care and outcomes. LGH serves the south-central region of Louisiana by managing facilities across the nine-parish area of Acadiana.  LGH’s flagship hospital, Lafayette General Medical Center, in operation since 1911, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation that does not pay out any revenue to shareholders, as for-profits do.  LGH also owns or manages Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, St. Martin Hospital, University Hospital & Clinics, Lafayette Behavioral Health Unit and Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital, and has several affiliations with facilities across the region.

Position Highlights

Reporting to the EVP/Chief Executive Officer Lafayette General Medical Center, the CIO will work with other members of the executive staff to formulate system-wide strategies.  With LGH positioned to grow, the organization is seeking an individual with a strong history of accomplishments, bordering on an over-achiever. Although presently a department of 55, they recognize they are a bit lean and will need to expand. They will be implementing Cerner in the University Hospital