GAINESVILLE, TX – North Texas Medical Center CEO Tom Sledge recently announced the promotion of Kristi Rigsby to the position of Vice President – Clinic Operations.
In her role as VP – Clinic Operations, Rigsby will ensure the initiatives of the clinics align with the goals of North Texas Medical Center. She is responsible for the management and supervision of the day-to-day operations of all of the NTMC Health Clinics. Currently that includes: NTMC Health Complete Care – Pediatrics; NTMC Health Complete Care – Primary Care; NTMC Health Complete Care – Women’s Care; NTMC Health Orthopedics; NTMC Health Surgical Specialists; NTMC Health Weight Management; NTMC Sleep Wellness; and NTMC Would Care.
“The creation of the Vice President – Clinic Operations position allows the organization to clearly define the reporting structures within the NTMC Health clinics and other departments of North Texas Medical Center who provide supplemental support for the NTMC Health clinics,” Sledge said.
Rigsby has worked for North Texas Medical Center for more than 10 years in various roles. In April of 2021, she stepped in to fill the vacancy as the Interim Director of Practice Management.
“Within a few short months, her leadership made a tangible difference in employee and patient satisfaction, as well as increased volume and revenue of the clinics,” Sledge added. “Kristi has been instrumental in the successful opening of our newest clinic, NTMC Health Complete Care.”
NTMC Health Complete Care is located next to the hospital at 1902 Hospital Blvd. and offers pediatric care, primary care and OBGYN services.
“I am honored and excited to step into this new role and expand the healthcare services we offer to meet the needs of our community,” Rigsby said.
Before taking over the Director of Practice Management position, Rigsby served as the Marketing Director for NTMC, as well as the Executive Director of the North Texas Medical Center Foundation.
About North Texas Medical Center
North Texas Medical Center is an acute care hospital located in Gainesville, Texas.
The 125,000-square-foot medical center houses 42 medical/surgical beds, a 6-bed intensive care unit, and a 12-bed women’s center. Also included in the medical facility are a 15-bed outpatient surgery center, an expanded surgical department, a vascular lab and a greatly expanded emergency department (five fast-track, three trauma and three specialty rooms).
NTMC serves the residents of Cooke, eastern Montague, western Grayson and northern Denton counties in Texas and southern Love County, Oklahoma.
NTMC is operated by Community Hospital Corporation and owned by Gainesville Hospital District.
For more information, please visit www.ntmconline.net.
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Community Hospital Corporation owns, manages and consults with hospitals through three distinct organizations – CHC Hospitals, CHC Consulting and CHC ContinueCARE, which share a common purpose to guide, support and enhance the mission of community hospitals and healthcare providers, Based in Plano, Texas, CHC provides the resources and experience community hospitals need to improve quality outcomes, patient satisfaction and financial performance. For more information about CHC, please see www.communityhospitalcorp.com.