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Michael A. Mayo , DHA, FACHE

Interim CEO of Baptist Health

Michael A. Mayo Biography and Information

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Michael A. Mayo, DHA, FACHE, currently serves as the interim CEO of Baptist Health. He most recently served as the hospital president of Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville. According to U.S. News & World Report, Baptist Jacksonville is ranked in the top 5% of all hospitals in Florida, and has achieved ‘A’ ratings from the Leapfrog Group year after year for its outstanding commitment to safety and quality care.

During his career, Mayo has served as CEO of Orange Park Medical Center, Frankfort Regional Medical Center and Memorial Hospital Jacksonville as well as president of Methodist Dallas Medical Center, a Level I Trauma Center and the flagship facility of the Methodist Health System. From 1989 to 1999, Mayo held progressive leadership positions with Baptist Health System of Birmingham, Ala., where he first joined as an administrative fellow.

Mayo earned his Doctor of Health Administration from the Medical University of South Carolina, his Master of Science in Health Care Administration from Texas Woman’s University and his Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management from the University of Alabama. He is board certified in Health Care Management and a fellow with the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE). He was elected to the Board of Governors of the ACHE Class of 2022. Mayo has served as the ACHE Regent for Florida – Northern and Western; on the Healthcare Executive Editorial Board; on the Regents Advisory Council.

He serves in various community leadership positions, including chairman of the University of North Florida Healthcare Administration Advisory Board and adjunct professor, Master of Health Administration program at UNF Brooks College of Health.