UnityPoint Health – Cedar Rapids president named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s ‘CEOs to Know’ list

Casey Greene UnityPoint Health – Cedar Rapids
UnityPoint Health – Cedar Rapids president Casey Greene. CREDIT UNITYPOINT HEALTH

UnityPoint Health – Cedar Rapids president Casey Greene has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2024 “160 Community Hospital CEOs to know” list.

According to Becker’s, community hospital CEOs are responsible for delivering coordinated and affordable care to local patients. Top community hospital executives ensure that patients can access not only acute care but also primary care, rehabilitation, public health services and other resources.

The list honors CEOs for their dedication to improving community health.

Leaders featured on Becker’s list shape positive workforce culture, plan for the future, broaden hospital offerings and sustain financial wellness for their community hospitals, according to Becker’s Hospital Review.

Mr. Greene has served in his current role as president of UnityPoint Health  – Cedar Rapids since August 2023. He oversees the operations of St. Luke’s Hospital and various clinics and care facilities.

Joining the organization in 2019 as vice president and COO, Mr. Greene has helped guide the hospital through the COVID-19 pandemic, recovery from the derecho and national staffing challenges. He also chaired a systemwide committee on workplace violence prevention and has over 20 years of experience in operational leadership.

Mr. Greene also remains actively involved in the community, serving on numerous non-profit boards and committees in Eastern Iowa.

The Becker’s Hospital Review editorial team accepted nominations and curated the list to highlight the work of CEOs from community hospitals across the nation. The full list features individual profiles of all CEOs on the list.

Becker’s Healthcare is the go-to source for health care decision-makers and one of the fastest growing media platforms in the industry. Through print, digital and live event platforms, Becker’s Healthcare equips healthcare leaders with information and forums they need to learn, exchange ideas and further conversations about the most critical issues in American health care.

UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital is a 532-bed hospital serving a five-county area surrounding Cedar Rapids. Founded in 1884 as Cedar Rapids’ first hospital, St. Luke’s offers a wide range of patient care services with strengths in cardiac care, obstetrics, neonatology, pediatrics, rehabilitation, behavioral health, general surgery, trauma care and senior services.