Jordan Health Services Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

Jordan Health Services Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

Dallas, TX (September 26, 2016) Jordan Health Services announced Chris Rucker has joined the organization as their Chief Operating Officer. Jordan’s addition of a COO will complement existing operational expertise and support the strategic growth initiatives of the organization.

Chris Rucker brings nearly two decades of experience managing distributed health care operations. With extensive experience in the health care marketplace, he has developed an impressive track record of growth and cultural transformation. “Chris comes with a tremendous background and has led some of the nation’s leading practices in the renal dialysis space,” said Scott Herman, CEO. “Many of the skills he developed that revolutionized dialysis, directly translate into homecare.”

Prior to joining Jordan, Chris Rucker held senior level positions at several companies including COO of Healthesystems, where he established year over year productivity improvements as high as 50%; as President of Clinical Research and Labs at DaVita Healthcare Partners, a $13 Billion 2,000 location outpatient dialysis organization, he developed the largest and highest quality End Stage Renal Dialysis (ESRD) bio-repository in world; and as VP of Strategy and Enterprise Development with Rhodia Pharma Solutions, he was responsible for the integration of strategy, operations, and personnel.

Rucker will report to Scott Herman, CEO, and is a member of the Executive Senior Leadership Team. Chris will implement strategy as he assumes day to day operational leadership of all Jordan Health Services operating entities.

“Chris will add to the breadth of experience at Jordan Health Services, supporting our existing operational leadership and providing needed expertise as we continue to develop our complex care delivery models, ” Scott Herman, CEO.

About Jordan Health Services (www.jhsi.com)

Founded in 1975 and based in Dallas, TX, Jordan Health Services is one of the nation’s largest home care providers. With its unique blend of services including personal care, case management, skilled nursing, therapy, and hospice services, Jordan’s team of over 17,000 highly skilled and dedicated professionals provide care to more than 28,000 adult and pediatric patients daily.