Ben Coogan will succeed Jyric Sims, who was recently promoted to president of HCA Healthcare’s West Florida Division. Coogan returns to Medical City Plano, where he first began his career with HCA Healthcare in 2006.
He previously served as CEO at Medical City Fort Worth since 2021, where he helped launch new services, including thoracic surgery and lung nodule programs, venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and orthopedic spine care.
He also led more than $30 million in facility expansion and capital project proposals. Prior to Medical City Fort Worth, Coogan served as chief operating officer at Medical City Dallas, Medical City Children’s Hospital and Medical City Arlington.