Henry Mayo Names New Chief Medical Officer




Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital has named Kingman Ho, MD, to its Executive Leadership Team, where he serves as Vice President of Professional Services and Chief Medical Officer. 

Dr. Ho works closely with medical staff and leadership to oversee strategic patient quality and safety initiatives while fostering cross-functional collaborative teamwork with the Chief of Staff, department and committee chairs, and other physician leaders.

“We are pleased to have such an accomplished healthcare leader join the Henry Mayo team and help us create an exceptional healthcare environment for our patients, physicians and staff,” said Roger Seaver, President and CEO. “The involvement of physicians is integral to achieving superior clinical outcomes and reaching our goals, and Dr. Ho is helping us do that.”

Board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Ho has extensive experience both as a physician and as a senior healthcare executive. Most recently he served as Medical Director of Adult Hospitalist Medicine at University of Washington Medicine Valley Medical Center in Renton, Washington. 

Dr. Ho has received numerous accolades, including being named a Top Doctor by Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, the University of Washington Medicine Cares Award, the National Institutes of Health Award of Recognition and the Johns Hopkins University William McElroy Award.