Jose Kottoor has been named Chief Executive Officer of Lake Huron Medical
Center (LHMC). Kottoor brings with him more than 20 years of administrative
healthcare experience during which time he has served in several leadership
Prior to joining LHMC, Jose served as Vice President of Operations/Chief
Operations Officer for Beaumont Hospital in Wayne, Michigan. In that role,
Jose was responsible for the oversight of a 185-bed full service acute
care hospital with specialties including bariatric surgery, heart and
vascular services, cancer infusion, women’s health and family-focused
“We look forward to Jose’s leadership,” said Pat Roberts,
Interim Administrator and Chief Nursing Officer, Lake Huron Medical Center.
“He has a sincere appreciation for our organization’s culture
- delivering healthcare that is of the highest quality to our patients,
and a proven track record for fostering an environment that delivers positive
Throughout the past year, Lake Huron Medical Center received Trauma Center
Level III designation by Michigan Department of Health and Human Services,
Leapfrog A Rating (Straight A’s since Fall 2018), Healthgrades Patient
Safety Excellence Award, a four-star rating by the Centers for Medicare
and Medicaid Services, and 2020 Women’s Choice Awards for America’s
Best Hospitals for Patient Safety and Emergency Care to name a few highlights.
“We look forward to Jose joining our team” said Jeff Smith,
Chairman of the Lake Huron Medical Center Governing Board. “His
experience and proven track record will ensure we continue to meet our
standards for delivering high-quality patient care.”
Kottoor earned a master’s degree in Kinesiology from the University
of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Lake Huron Medical Center looks forward to Jose Kottoor’s leadership
and enthusiasm when he joins the team on January 6, 2020.