September 22, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Livingston HealthCare Leadership Announcement
LIVINGSTON, MONT.— The Livingston HealthCare Board of Directors is
announcing that Deb Anczak is resigning from her role as Chief Executive
Officer of Livingston HealthCare. Deb will remain with Livingston HealthCare
(LHC) through the end of September and will then be moving on to other
opportunities outside of the organization.
“We thank Deb for everything she has done for Livingston HealthCare,
our patients and the community,” said Michael McCormick, Chair of
the Livingston HealthCare Board of Directors. “We wish her well
in her future endeavors.”
Anczak came to LHC in 2011 as pharmacy manager. In 2014, she took on the
role of Director of Performance Improvement and held both of these positions
until taking over as CEO in 2018. “I am filled with deep gratitude
to have worked alongside the amazing LHC team and feel proud to have gone
through an unprecedented time in history with our community whose support
and solidarity has been inspiring. LHC will continue to offer the highest
quality of care and be recognized nationally through the hard work and
dedication of such a talented team,” Anczak explains.
Angela Linden, RN, MHA, has agreed to serve as Interim CEO beginning October
1. Angela is a nationally respected health care leader who began as a
critical care and emergency medicine nurse. She has broad experience in
executive health care leadership, with a focus on helping hospitals and
health care organizations with strategic planning and CEO search support.
The board is launching a search for a new CEO immediately.
“We have seen monumental change in health care over the last few
years, both nationally and here in Livingston, and that has brought many
new challenges and opportunities,” McCormick said. “As a board
and as a health care organization, we are committed to navigating these
changes and opportunities together, for the benefit of our patients and
the communities we serve.”
About Livingston HealthCare: Livingston HealthCare, in Livingston, Montana, is a not-for-profit, 25-bed
critical access hospital with a Level 4 Community Trauma Facility, a multispecialty
provider clinic, as well as rehabilitation, and home-based services. Livingston
HealthCare is an affiliate of Billings Clinic.
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