West Tennessee Healthcare is pleased to announce that Scott Barber has accepted the permanent position of Chief Executive Officer at Dyersburg Hospital after serving as interim CEO since June 2020. As CEO at Dyersburg Hospital, Barber will be responsible for all operations and overall management of the facility.
Barber earned his Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management and his Master of Business Administration degrees from Bethel University, and has had extensive experience working in emergency management. Barber is very active in his church and is involved in several community civic organizations. He also served in the Tennessee Army National Guard as a 19th Delta Cavalry Scout. Barber has been married for 27 years to his wife Kim and has two daughters, Lauren and Grace.
"We are excited that Scott has accepted this permanent position within our West Tennessee Healthcare team, and we believe that his experience and leadership will help us continue Dyersburg Hospital's mission to improve the health and wellbeing of the community," said Tina Prescott, Chief Operating Officer.