San Antonio, TX – Methodist Healthcare has announced the promotion of Scott Rausch, MHA, to CEO of Methodist Texsan Hospital and Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hospital. Rausch is currently the Chief Operating Officer at Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, where he has served since 2015. Scott will begin his new role on July 8.
“Scott has been instrumental in building a strong culture and leading the Methodist Stone Oak Hospital through a number of major projects,” said Allen Harrison, President and CEO of Methodist Healthcare. “We are excited to promote such a strong leader from within our Methodist Healthcare family to this important role.”
At Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, Rausch managed the 100-bed expansion that opened in 2017 and the OR expansion that opened this year. He also led the opening of the Acute Rehab Facility, which was recognized as one of the fastest ramp ups for a rehab unit in HCA.
Rausch began his career working in the HCA North Texas division for nearly five years before coming back to the San Antonio area. In 2014, he served as Associate Chief Operating Officer at Methodist Texsan Hospital.
Rausch isn’t just a native of San Antonio – he was born at Methodist Hospital in the Medical Center. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Tech University and his Master’s in Healthcare Administration (MHA) from Trinity University.