Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth Appoints New Administrative Director

FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth administrators appointed Fraser Hay, FACHE, as the new administrative director. Hay brings three years of experience supporting health care administration to the position.

Fraser Hay, FACHE
Fraser Hay, FACHE

In his new role, Hay will oversee hospital services including rehabilitation, imaging, engineering and security. He will be responsible for the hospital’s business development efforts, physician relations, and renovation projects such as the Doris Kupferle Breast Center expansion, planned for 2011.

Before joining Texas Health Southwest, Hay served as the assistant administrator of support services for INTEGRIS Bass Baptist Health Center in Enid, Okla. His duties included managing activities for ten departments; supervising construction projects, renovations, and facility planning; and assisting with physician recruitment and retention. His accomplishments include overseeing the design, construction, and purchasing for the INTEGRIS Heart and Vascular Institute of Northwest Oklahoma.

Hay completed his administrative residency at INTEGRIS Health in Oklahoma City in 2007. He served as an administrative intern for Methodist Healthcare System in San Antonio during 2006 and for INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center during 2005.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Oklahoma in 2004 and a master’s degree in health care administration from Trinity University in San Antonio in 2007. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

About Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth is a 230-bed acute care, full-service facility that has provided quality and compassionate care to the residents of southwest Tarrant County for more than two decades. The hospital’s services include surgical and imaging services, a 24-hour emergency department, orthopedics and sports therapy, adult critical care, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. An affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, Texas Health Southwest Forth Worth has 992 employees, 120 volunteers, and 578 members on the medical staff. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org/SouthwestFW.

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. Texas Health’s system of 14 hospitals includes Texas Health Harris Methodist, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, and Texas Health Presbyterian, and an organization for medical research and education. Texas Health Organization for Physicians and Texas Health Physicians Group provide a variety of models for engagement with physicians. Texas Health Partners is a joint venture development and management company owned by Texas Health Resources. Texas Health MedSynergies is a joint venture that offers physicians a range of office management and other business services to support their practices. Texas Health is a corporate member or partner in six additional hospitals and surgery centers. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.