John Kueven

John Kueven

Senior Vice President and Hospital President at Wellstar Health System, United States


John Kueven is SVP and president of Wellstar Cobb Hospital and interim president of Wellstar Paulding Hospital. John has fostered a collaborative culture focused on high reliability and led Wellstar Paulding Hospital to achieve an “A” rating from The Leapfrog Group. Under his leadership, the hospital was recognized with the Georgia Oglethorpe Award and, in 2020, became the first and only hospital in Georgia to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
John received a master’s degree in health care administration management and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham; a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Millsaps College; and an associate degree in nursing from Itawamba Community College.
He is currently a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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Parallel Session: Local perspectives, global exchange: The 2021 IHF Young Executive Leaders

  • 9 November, 2021
  • 17:00 - 18:30
  • Room 4