Every four years, presidential candidates descend upon South Carolina in hopes of securing the state’s favor. For the right, winning the Palmetto state is almost a sure indicator of the party’s nomination. For the left, it signals the support of a critical group: black voters.
The governing board of Carolinas HealthCare System reached outside its core of experienced, highly-paid homegrown executives to find a chief executive to replace the retiring Michael Tarwater.
Eugene “Gene” Woods, who has been president and chief operating officer of CHRISTUS Health in Irving, Texas, since June 2011, was approved as the new CEO at a special meeting of the Carolinas HealthCare board of commissioners Thursday morning.