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5:52 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Research Medical Center Names Jacqueline DeSouza New CEO

Jackie DeSouza will be Research Medical Center's new CEO.
Jackie DeSouza will be Research Medical Center's new CEO.
Credit Research Medical Center

Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo., has named Jacqueline DeSouza as its next CEO. DeSouza is currently CEO of Lee’s Summit Medical Center. Both hospitals are part of the HCA Midwest Health System.

In 2012, DeSouza was named one the Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare in America by Modern Healthcare magazine. She is the first woman and person of color to head the organization. She will start Feb. 10.