Lakeview Hospital Names Ben Richaud as New Chief Executive Officer

Lakeview Hospital, now part of LCMC Health, announced the appointment of Benjamin “Ben” Richaud, MSHA, MBA as its new chief executive officer.

With more than 10 years of experience in healthcare management, Richaud has a background in hospital operations, strategic planning, and financial management. He has served in various leadership positions throughout his career, including his most recent role as chief executive officer of Baptist Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas.

“Ben is a respected healthcare leader with more than a decade of senior leadership experience,” said Greg Feirn, CEO of LCMC Health. “His strategic vision and commitment to patient-centered care make him an ideal fit for Lakeview Hospital. We are thrilled to welcome Ben the LCMC Health family.”

Richaud holds a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa.