Ronald “Ron” E. Hogan to Join The Carpenter Health Network as New Chief Operating Officer

Ronald “Ron” E. Hogan to Join The Carpenter Health Network as New Chief Operating Officer

Ronald "Ron" E. HoganBaton Rouge, LAThe Carpenter Health Network, a Louisiana-based healthcare company, announced today that Ronald “Ron” E. Hogan will join the company as Chief Operating Officer.

As COO, Hogan, a healthcare industry veteran, will provide visionary leadership and management to ensure operational efficiency, excellence and financial strength across the company. He will also oversee development and execution of programs designed to provide clinical excellence and exceptional service for the patients and families, providers and communities served by The Carpenter Health Network.

Ron will be an excellent addition to The Carpenter Health Network, said Pat Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer of The Carpenter Health Network. His broad knowledge of healthcare business priorities will impact the boardroom. Ron’s core-compassion and moral compass will impact those whom we serve.

Hogan most recently served as Chief Administrative Officer for University of Louisiana-Monroe. In this role, he provided project leadership for ULM in its efforts to partner with an established college of osteopathic medicine. He also served on the ULM Executive Council and as executive leader for multiple departments.

Prior to working with University of Louisiana-Monroe, Hogan served as Regional Chief Financial Officer for three years at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, Louisiana’s largest Catholic healthcare organization. Hogan also worked as Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer for St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe, LA, where he held additional executive finance and operations roles for eighteen years.

My mission is to passionately engage my God-given gifts and experiences toward ensuring that The Carpenter Health Network provides highly efficient, best-quality services to our patients and their families, Hogan says.

Hogan’s 30-year career has encompassed healthcare, higher education, and public accounting, including key financial roles in major healthcare provider acquisitions and developments of new clinical service lines.

Hogan received his BBA degree in Accounting from Delta State University and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Louisiana-Monroe.

About The Carpenter Health Network

Based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the Carpenter Health Network serves five southeastern states, providing a continuum of care that meets patients’ changing needs over time through nursing, home care, hospice care, and more. For more information, visit