Gregory C. Feirn
Chief Executive Officer of LCMC Health
Greg Feirn is the Chief Executive Officer at LCMC Health, a five-hospital system that he spearheaded the creation of in 2009. Today, LCMC Health includes Children’s Hospital New Orleans, Touro Infirmary, University Medical Center, the New Orleans East Hospital and West Jefferson Medical Center—and as our CEO, Greg provides strategic leadership and direction across all locations.
Greg brings over 25 years of healthcare leadership experience to the table, drawing on his knowledge and expertise to lead the way for both our system and industry. After 11 years in leadership at Children’s Hospital New Orleans, Greg turned his focus to building a health system that could truly serve the diverse needs of the New Orleans community. As part of this vision, Greg served as the head negotiator when Children’s Hospital acquired Touro Infirmary, and provided instrumental leadership during the formation of LCMC Health.
After spending several years as the new system’s CFO and COO, Greg was appointed CEO of LCMC Health in 2014. With a mission to provide to the highest quality care for every patient, Greg has made sure that LCMC Health grows with an emphasis on innovation, personalized care, and the adaptability needed to succeed in a changing healthcare environment.
In addition to his expertise in strategy, hospital operations, financial accounting, investment portfolio management and academic research, Greg is passionate about driving change in the way Louisiana handles healthcare spending. He’s shaped LCMC Health as an example of a system that’s focused on reducing costs, while continuously striving to provide the best possible care and experience for the New Orleans community.
Originally from Wisconsin, Greg has fully immersed himself in the New Orleans community, playing key leadership roles in a variety of NOLA programs, including acting as Chairman of the Metropolitan Management Corporation, and serving on the Boards of Greater New Orleans, Inc., The Business Council of New Orleans and the River Region, the Louisiana Hospital Association, and ShareCor. He’s also a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New Orleans Metropolitan Hospital Council Finance Committee, Child Health Association, and the Center for Corporate Innovation.