Group Chief Executive Officer, The Hospitals of Providence
As Group Chief Executive Officer for The Hospitals of Providence in El Paso, Texas, Nicholas Tejeda helps the hospital systems capture market opportunities for improved operational effectiveness and efficiency and ultimately drives further enhanced value for patients. Tejeda joined The Hospitals of Providence team in July 2015 as CEO of the East Campus, after serving as CEO of Doctors Hospital of Manteca in Manteca, California.
Tejeda is the immediate past-president of the National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives, the outgoing chair of the American College of Healthcare Executives' National Early Careerist Committee, and a member of the Board of Directors for the American Hospital Association's Institute for Diversity in Health Management.
Additionally, Tejeda holds a master's degree in health services administration from the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas, and a bachelor's degree in business management from Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas.