September 18, 2019

HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest has named Tricia McGusty as Chief Operating Officer effective September 23, 2019. McGusty has served as the facility’s Vice President of Business Development since August 2017.

As the VP of Business Development and a member of the hospital’s executive team, McGusty participated in the decision-making process to execute the facility’s business plan. She oversaw the Trauma and Operating Room departments and led the hospital in its efforts to pursue Level II Trauma designation.

Prior to her appointment as VP of Business Development, McGusty served in various roles at HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest while the facility was owned by Tenet Healthcare. Since her arrival in 2010, McGusty’s roles included Physician Relations Manager, Director of Physician Relations, Director of Business Development and Associate Administrator. She received her BS in biology and psychology from Houston Baptist University and her MBA in Leadership from the University of Houston Downtown.

Located at 710 Cypress Parkway, HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest has served as an acute care hospital for the north Houston community since 1973, providing diagnostic treatment and care across a wide range of services. It also offers acute emergency care with Level II trauma capabilities.

The hospital is designated as a Cycle III Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society for Cardiovascular Patient Care and a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. It also is certified as a Quality Breast Center of Excellence by the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program and has been named a Mentor Hospital for heart attack care by the Institute of Healthcare Improvements.