New Executive Team Members Join Regional Medical Center

Chief Medical Officer and SVP of Human Resources Complete Senior Executive Team at Regional Medical Center

Regional Medical Center at Memphis has completed its senior executive team with the addition of Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Resources.

Carl Getto, M.D., joined Regional Medical Center in August in the position of Chief Medical Officer.  Dr. Getto comes to Regional Medical Center from the University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, where he served as the Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs since 2001. Dr. Getto graduated from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, and he completed his residencies at the University of Colorado Medical Center. He earned a Masters in Management at the Kellogg School of Business, Northwestern University.

Dr. Getto has held several teaching and dean positions at medical schools in Colorado, Wisconsin and Illinois. Dr. Getto has been published in more than 40 journals, chapters and abstracts. His professional associations include organizations and initiatives focused on patient centered care, quality and medical education.   His medical specialty is psychiatry.

Fred Boyd, SPHR, has been named Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Boyd joined Regional Medical Center in 2010 and has served in his current role on an interim basis since then. Boyd has worked with corporations in all aspects of human resources, including employee relations, performance management and organizational effectiveness management. Prior to joining Regional Medical Center at Memphis, Boyd provided employment counsel as a consultant and excelled in a lengthy career in employee relations in the banking industry. Boyd earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, Tennessee. He is certified as a Senior Professional Human Resources and a member of the Society for Human Resources Management.