Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound Names New President
09/30/2011

FLOWER MOUND, Texas — Texas Health Partners today announced that Spencer Turner, FACHE, has been named the new president of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound. Turner returns to the Texas Health Resources family where he formerly served as director of radiology, respiratory and cardiology services at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman. Prior to his new role as president of Texas Health Flower Mound, he served as chief executive officer of Baylor Medical Center at Carrolton from 2004-2011, following a series of leadership positions in the Baylor organization.

In his 20 years in health care, Turner earned a successful track record for building and sustaining employee satisfaction, advancing physician engagement and improving operating performance.

Turner’s community involvement spans from his current role as the incoming chair of the board of directors for Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce to vice president of the organizational development division of the chamber. He also serves as member of the board of directors for Metrocrest Social Services.

Turner earned a bachelor’s degree in health care administration from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and a master’s in health care administration from Trinity University.

About Texas Health Flower Mound
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound is a 103 bed, acute care hospital serving Flower Mound, Lewisville, Highland Village and the surrounding communities. With over 400 physicians on staff, it features an 8 bed ICU, 24/7 ER with board certified physicians, with full Labor and Delivery department. Surgical services offered include: Back and Spine, Orthopedics, Cardiology, Urology, Gynecological, General Surgery, Podiatry, Gastroenterology, Ear Nose and Throat, and many others. The facility uses highly advanced technology to provide a very high level of care to all patients. Flower Mound’s hospital is one of Texas’s only “green certified” hospitals with a Silver certification from LEED. Imaging services include: MRI, CT, Ultrasound, X-Ray, Nuclear, and Digital Mammography. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound is a joint venture between Texas Health Resources and local physicians.