Oviedo Medical Center
June 15, 2016

Oviedo, FL – Oviedo Medical Center has named its inaugural Board of Trustees for the hospital, a 64-bed acute care HCA facility slated to open in early 2017. The hospital is being built on the same property where Oviedo ER, a freestanding emergency department, is currently located.

The board members are as follows:

  • David Duda, President and CEO of A. Duda and Sons, Inc. (Chair)
  • Dr. Robert Shultz, Gastroenterology Services, LLC (Vice Chair)
  • Kenneth (KC) Donahey, CEO of Oviedo Medical Center
  • Michael Joyce, President of HCA North Florida Division
  • Rick Lee, President and CEO of Citizens Bank of Florida
  • Dr. Pinkal Patel, Oviedo Family Health Center
  • Dominic Persampiere, Mayor of the City of Oviedo
  • Bonnie Rimel-Johnson, President and CEO of Bonn-J Contracting
  • Dr. Kevin Scanlon, Pulmonary Practice Associates
  • Lars White, Fire Chief & Emergency Management Director for the City of Oviedo
  • Chief of Medical Staff, Physician member to be determined

“Joining the hospital’s inaugural board is a tremendous honor,” said board chair David Duda, whose family has longstanding ties to Oviedo and previously owned the property where the hospital is located. “Oviedo Medical Center will be a significant asset to our community, and we’re committed to enhancing the well-being of our patients and their families.”

KC Donahey, CEO of Oviedo Medical Center, added: “Our intent was to create a community-driven board composed of both medical experts and local leaders. These individuals will be responsible for building the culture of the hospital for years to come – focused on clinical excellence, recruiting outstanding physicians and delivering an exceptional patient experience.”