With more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Mr. Charles Gressle assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of Medical City Plano (formerly known as The Medical Center of Plano) in November 2013 and Medical City Frisco in April 2016, after serving as Chief Operating Office at Medical City Dallas Hospital.
Mr. Gressle came from HCA’s Continental Division in Denver, Colorado where he served as the Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development for the development and growth of outpatient services, partnership opportunities, service line initiatives, mergers and acquisitions, regional network development, and the overall competitive landscape of the Continental Division and HealthONE.
Prior to joining the Continental Division, Mr. Gressle was the Chief Operating Officer at The Woman’s Hospital of Texas. During his 3-year tenure, he led the HCA Houston Women’s Services growth strategy. He was also successful in leading the system from #2 to #1 share. He also helped lead the hospital to top national scores in Joint Commission, HCA’s QRS Survey, Physician Satisfaction, Patient Satisfaction, and Labor Management.
Mr. Gressle was an AVP in HCA’s Strategic Resource Group where he demonstrated similar results across various service lines and markets, notably the Western Group Cardiac Growth Initiative. He also maintains extensive expertise in ORs, EDs, and Labor Management from his consulting experience. Mr. Gressle is proud and fortunate to have started his healthcare career as a Certified Nursing Assistant and Nationally Registered EMT-Paramedic.
Mr. Gressle received his undergraduate degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel-Hill and his MBA degree with Highest Honors from Wake Forest University. Mr. Gressle is married with four children and enjoys family activities, golf, exercising and volunteering in the community.
Thank you, Charles Gressle and Medical City Plano for hosting this event!