Tallahassee, FL - Capital Regional Medical Center announces the appointment of Elizabeth Paine to the position of Chief Operations Officer.

Paine brings more than eight years of experience to this role, which includes clinical and administrative experience in both not-for-profit and for-profit integrated health systems, as well as clinical rotations in audiology in Tennessee, Florida and Washington, D.C. Most recently, she served as Associate Administrator of The George Washington University Hospital, a 395-bed Level I Trauma Center hospital in Washington, D.C.

Paine, a Florida native, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida, as well as a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Healthcare, and Master of Science, Hearing and Speech Sciences, both from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.

"Elizabeth is an exceptional leader," said Alan Keesee, President & CEO of Capital Regional Medical Center. "She has a done an outstanding job in her previous positions with hospital operations and holds a proven track record of leadership. We are so pleased that she has joined the Capital Regional family."