Palmetto Health Tuomey names Browne new operations exec


Tim Browne has joined Palmetto Health Tuomey as the hospital's operations executive.

Browne has more than 30 years of experience in hospital leadership. He served as chief executive officer of Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center in Hartsville and as president and chief executive officer of Loris Healthcare System.

Browne earned a Master's Degree in Health Administration from the University of South Carolina in 1983 after earning an undergraduate degree in biology in 1981. He is a Fellow in American College Healthcare Executives, a former board member of the South Carolina Hospital Association, former chairman of the Greater Hartsville Chamber of Commerce and a former chairman of the Mercy Hospice Board of Directors in Horry County.

He and his wife, Nancy, have a daughter, a son and a grandson.

Browne can be contacted at (803) 774-9017.