Southern Oregon's interim chief a familiar face

March 22, 2013
Larry Bowe, a Providence leader with extensive experience in Oregon, has been named interim chief executive for the Southern Oregon Service Area.
Bowe will serve in this role until our national recruitment process is completed and a new chief executive is hired and relocated to southern Oregon. Bowe has more than 18 years experience in health care leadership, including 14 years with Providence ministries.
He has served as chief operating officer and chief executive of Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital and chief executive of Providence Newberg Medical Center, as well as the Columbia Gorge and Yamhill service areas, and Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, Calif. Most recently Bowe has supported the special projects division for Providence’s Southern California Region. 

Bowe has vast experience in hospital construction and expansion projects and has enhanced clinical excellence, patient satisfaction, and quality of care at the hospitals under his leadership.