The Regional Medical Center Announces Charles E. Williams as New President and CEO

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

The Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles E. Williams, MBA, MOT, FACHE as President & Chief Executive Officer effective December 11, 2017.

“The Board welcomes Charles with his wealth of healthcare experience and management qualifications. He has more than 20 years of experience driving continuous improvements across healthcare operations,” said RMC Board of Trustees Chairman Melvin Seabrooks. “With Charles’ broad-based healthcare management experience, I’m certain that he will bring experience, energy and enthusiasm while providing leadership and driving quality improvement for our healthcare system.”

The unanimous decision by the Board of Trustees is the result of a comprehensive search and recruitment process. The nationwide search was conducted by Witt/Kieffer. Candidates were evaluated by RMC’s Board of Trustees, the Medical Executive Committee and members of the Medical Staff and Senior Leadership. 

Williams has held a variety of leadership roles, most recently as Vice President of Performance Standards and Clinical Operations for Tenet Healthcare Corporation. Previously, Charles served as Chief Operating Officer at Doctors Hospital at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas; Vice President of Operations at JPS Health Network in Fort Worth, Texas; Director of Physical Medicine at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center in Mansfield, Texas; and Director of Rehabilitation Services at LifeCare Hospitals in Fort Worth, Texas. 

Williams is eager to begin his role as CEO. “As a servant leader I am humbled and honored to be selected as the new President and CEO for the Regional Medical Center. I look forward to partnering with the Board of Trustees, physicians, nurses, clinical and non-clinical team members to provide the highest level of quality care and healthcare experience to the wonderful people of Orangeburg & Calhoun Counties.”