Keith Hoerth has been named vice president of laboratory services for Kaleida Health.
In his new role, Hoerth will be responsible for Kaleida Health Laboratories across the system, including laboratory testing and services at all hospital sites, long-term care facilities, clinics, as well as point of care testing and the laboratory outreach program.
Hoerth most recently served as director of clinical laboratories at SwedishAmerican Health System in Rockford, IL, where he was responsible for all laboratory, courier and phlebotomy services throughout the health system. He previously held several leadership roles at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI.
He received a bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science from University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Master of Health Administration from the University of Phoenix. He is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and a lead clinical laboratory inspector for the College of American Pathologists (CAP). He is a past transfusion services assessor of the AABB.