St. David's HealthCare November 18, 2019

St. David’s South Austin Medical Center has named Kyle Landry, M.H.A, as its chief operating officer (COO). Landry, who has served in various leadership positions at St. David’s Medical Center, assumed his new role this month.

“Kyle has demonstrated tremendous success in managing hospital operations, and he’s gained extensive knowledge of our hospital system,” Charles Laird, chief executive officer of St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, said. “I am confident he will play a key role in facilitating the strategic development of St. David’s South Austin Medical Center as the South Austin community continues to grow.”

Prior to this, Landry served in various leadership roles at St. David’s Medical Center since 2015. Most recently, he was vice president of operations, where he successfully recruited key physicians across multiple service lines, improved quality outcomes in the stroke program, and grew the comprehensive stroke and neurosciences program. He also served as the facility’s chief staffing officer and division neuroscience lead. Previously, Landry served as an administrative resident at St. David’s HealthCare, where he rotated through St. David’s HealthCare’s acute care hospitals and completed hospital-specific projects as a part of the executive team.

Landry received a master’s degree in health care administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, and he earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Michigan.

St. David’s South Austin Medical Center

St. David’s South Austin Medical Center, which is part of St. David’s HealthCare, is a 334-bed acute care facility offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties, including a nationally accredited oncology program with the area’s only adult bone marrow transplant program; a trauma program that includes a Level II trauma center to treat the most severely injured and critical patients; a comprehensive cardiac program; full-service maternity and newborn care; and a full-service emergency center in Bee Cave.