Charles Givens brings 23 years of healthcare leadership experience

Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, announces the appointment of Charles Givens as the new Director of Physician Services at Lakeview Regional Physician Group. Givens has served as the interim market manager for Lakeview Regional since January 2020.

“Charles has proven to be an effective operator and will be an asset to our team,” said Hiral Patel, CEO of Lakeview Regional. “He is already familiar with Lakeview Regional’s physician services group, the structure, and our culture. I am confident he will make a smooth transition and I look forward to a bright future as we continue to expand our services and meet the needs within our community.”

Charles possesses 23 years of leadership in the healthcare industry, and has served as the senior medical advisor to the executive staff on performance, quality control measures and process improvement initiatives.

Charles earned his Master’s in Business Administration from Saint Leo University in 2009 and is an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Lakeview Regional Physician Group, located at 101 Judge Tanner Blvd., provides services for adult, adolescent and limited pediatric surgical needs. Patients may schedule appointments by calling Lakeview Regional Physician Group at (985) 867-2100.