Kirk Raboin Named New Chief Administrative Officer


Kirk Raboin has accepted the new position of Chief Administrative Officer at PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center.  In this new role, Kirk will serve as the senior executive responsible for all of PeaceHealth St. John’s operations.

"In working with Kirk for over a decade, I have seen firsthand his commitment to excellence," said Sy Johnson, who is taking on the new role of Chief Operating Officer for PeaceHealth's Columbia Network. "Kirk has the highest level of integrity, and has a strong track record of success. He knows our community, knows our hospital, and will be a great asset as our new CAO from Day One.  He has the strong support of our governing board and our medical staff leadership.

About Kirk:
Kirk is well known in Longview, where he has shown great ability in a variety of positions, most recently as our Vice President of Professional Services. For the past six months, Kirk has also served simultaneously as PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s Vice-President of Ancillary and Support Services.

Service to our community:
Kirk began his service to Cowlitz County in 1980, when he joined PeaceHealth’s radiology department. During his 30+ years at PeaceHealth he has been ready to take on every new challenge. He has demonstrated excellent performance as our Manager of Radiology and Cath Lab Supervisor; as Director of Imaging; as Director of Specialty Clinics; as Director of Surgery and Cardiovascular Services; and as Vice-President of Quality and Professional Services.  During his tenure at PeaceHealth, Kirk has continued to work to stay abreast of changes in health care, earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Administration in 2010, and his Master’s degree in Radiologic Sciences in 2012.