Medical Center
November 14, 2017

Peyton Elliott Named CEO of Park Plaza Hospital

Nov. 14, 2017 (Houston, Texas) – Peyton Elliott has been named chief executive officer of HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division-affiliated Park Plaza Hospital, located between the Texas Medical Center and the Museum District. Elliott’s first day will be Dec. 26.

Elliott was most recently the vice president of operations and finance at Houston Methodist West Hospital, a hospital he helped develop and open in 2010. Before that, Elliott worked at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and the corporate office of Houston Methodist Hospital System. He began his career in health care administration at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.

“I am excited to have this opportunity to work with the entire team at HCA,” Elliott said. “I am also really looking forward to capitalizing on the opportunities at Park Plaza Hospital and leading the hospital into the future.”

“We are so pleased that Peyton has decided to join Park Plaza Hospital, which is one of our most recent acquisitions,” said Troy Villarreal, HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division president. “I know he will be a great addition to our team, and I look forward to seeing how he will rise to the challenge of being a CEO.”

Elliott, who was born in Ft. Worth and raised in Tyler, Texas, received his bachelor of business administration degree in finance from Texas Christian University and a master’s in health care administration from Trinity University. An Eagle Scout, Elliott is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, serves on the board of directors of the Katy Economic Development Council as an executive committee member, and is an alumnus of the Leadership Development Council of the Texas Hospital Association.

About HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division

HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas.  Facilities in the Gulf Coast Division include:  17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 10 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center that provides one phone call access and support for patient transfers into and out of the HCA Gulf Coast Division Affiliated Hospitals as well as access to ground and air transportation within a 150- mile radius. For more information, visit HCA Gulf Coast.