"Overlake Medical Center Project FutureCare Update and Covid19 Impacts"
Chief Operating Officer Overlake Medical Center
Introduced by: Kaj Pedersen
Tom DeBord, will provide an update on the exciting Project FutureCare launched in 2016, which is the largest campus expansion in Overlake’s 60 year history. This expansion includes a new 5-story patient bed tower, two new Cardiovascular Operating Rooms and three renovated operating rooms, as well a new state of the science Cancer Center. Additionally, Tom will provide a general update on the impacts Covid19 has had on our construction project and Overlake’s day to day operations!
About the Speaker
DeBord is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, former board member of the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and Overlake’s Executive Sponsor of the American Heart Association’s events including the Heart Gala and Heart Walk.
Prior to joining Overlake, DeBord served as the president of Summa Barberton and Wadsworth-Rittman Hospitals in Akron, Ohio, with 477 licensed beds, 1,700 employees and 2014 net revenues of $220 million. He also served as an executive leader of the Summa Health System. He was responsible for the day-to-day operation of the two hospitals and oversaw quality, safety, finance, growth, governance and physician/employee/community engagement for his region. In his thirty-two years in healthcare leadership, DeBord has served in the areas of executive leadership, operational management and financial improvement.
Outside of work, DeBord most enjoys spending time with his family including his new grandson Noah, as well as walking, biking and playing golf.