Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital announced the appointment of Todd Sklamberg to the position of chief executive officer. Sunrise said in a statement that Sklamberg will oversee all the operations for Sunrise and Sunrise Children’s, a 700-bed campus that is the largest in the state of Nevada and serves Southern Nevada and the surrounding region.
Sklamberg has served as the chief operating officer of Sunrise Children’s Hospital since early 2008 and has served as the interim CEO for Sunrise for the past month. He is a 20-year veteran of the health care industry and served as vice president of strategic operations and facilities for St. Louis Children’s Hospital before joining Sunrise
Sklamberg holds a master of business administration degree from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., and a bachelor of arts degree from Hofstra University in Long Island, N.Y.
Sklamberg replaces Sylvia Young, who was promoted to president of HCA’s Continental Division based in Denver, Colo.
Sunrise is part of the Sunrise Health System, which consists of Sunrise, Sunrise Children’s, MountainView and Southern Hills hospitals.