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Forks Community Hospital Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New CEO

B. E. Smith, has been retained to lead a national chief executive officer search for Forks Community Hospital in Forks, Wash. The top executive search firm in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations last year.

Since 1949, Forks Community Hospital has been committed to personalizing healthcare to enhance the quality of life for residents of western Clallam and Jefferson counties. This healthcare organization includes a Critical Access Hospital, long-term care facility and comprehensive physician clinics throughout the region. The hospital is governed by the board of commissioners of Clallam County Hospital District #1 and is an affiliate of the Swedish Health Network, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area.

The new CEO will provide strategic leadership for this dynamic, rural healthcare organization. Reporting directly to the board of commissioners, the CEO will have a proven track record of leading rural healthcare initiatives with a commitment to quality, innovative, patient centric healthcare services.

The complete job posting for Forks Community Hospital’s CEO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.

About Forks Community Hospital:
Forks Community Hospital serves west Clallam county and west Jefferson county in the heart of the Olympic Peninsula, between the Olympic Mountains and the Pacific Ocean beaches. Governed by three commissioners, Forks Community Hospital consists of a 15-bed full service acute care facility, 20-bed long-term care facility, outpatient and comprehensive clinic services, and the Forks Women’s Clinic. To learn more visit

About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare leadership solutions firm and the top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Consulting Solutions. Veteran healthcare leaders and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smith’s proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and the largest database of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit or call 877-802-4593.

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