Southern Regional Medical Center announces that Michael Davis, MBA, CPA, has joined its leadership team as Chief Financial Officer. Mike brings more than 20 years of experience at every level of financial management and provides a unique perspective to finance and hospital operations from his past experience as a Respiratory Therapist.

“Mike’s expertise in optimizing financial operations focused on efficiencies and business development opportunities is aligned with Southern Regional’s vision and direction for continued success,” states
Ela Lena, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Regional Medical Center. “Mike has built a reputation as a collaborative leader who encourages and educates other leaders on understanding and implementing best financial practices. We are truly excited to have Mike join our leadership team and provide guidance for our continued success.”

Prior to joining Southern Regional Medical Center, Mike spent three years as the Chief Financial Officer at Knapp Medical Center, Weslaco, TX, a 227-bed hospital Prime Healthcare facility. In this role at Knapp, he implemented financial operations initiatives and improvements that increased hospital profitability. Prior to joining Knapp Medical Center, Mike was the Chief Financial Officer at Texas Regional Medical Center at Sunnyvale, TX and served as the Assistant Chief Financial Officer at Houston Northwest Medical Center, TX. Additionally, he served as the Financial Controller at West Boca Medical Center, FL.

Mike earned his Master of Business with emphasis in Healthcare Management from the University of Phoenix and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Florida Atlanta University, FL.