William Paul Rutledge


Paul Rutledge, 63, has over 40 years of experience in the health care industry and currently serves as an advisor and board member to healthcare companies. Since October 2017, Mr. Rutledge has served on the board of directors for portfolio companies of Shore Capital Partners, LLC, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, and since 2014, he has served on the advisory board of Clayton Associates, a healthcare-focused venture capital fund. He served as CEO of Chinaco Healthcare Corporation from January 2016 through completion of its sale to an Asian private equity fund in April 2017. Previously, Mr. Rutledge spent approximately thirty years of his career at HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: HCA), most recently serving as the President of the HCA Central Group from October 2005 through March 2013. He has also served as a director of the American Hospital Association, the Tennessee Hospital Association, and the Federation of American Hospitals. Mr. Rutledge earned a B.S. from the University of Georgia and a Masters of Health Administration from Georgia State University. Mr. Rutledge brings to the Board valuable experience from his director and senior management roles at other healthcare companies, as well as his extensive knowledge of the hospital industry.

  • Member of the Board
  • Compensation Committee
  • Patient Safety and Quality of Care Committee, Chair