Mercy Medical Center Redding
Todd Smith currently serves as president of Mercy Medical Center Redding, a position he accepted in January 2017. In this role, he is responsible for the overall leadership, management and strategy of the hospital. Prior to this appointment, he served as president of St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff for four years. Under his leadership, St. Elizabeth enhanced quality, patient experience and employee engagement scores, all while continuing to improve financial performance. In addition, Mr. Smith established a strong working relationship among the leadership team and physicians at St. Elizabeth to engage all partners in major service line and facility initiatives. He led St. Elizabeth Community Hospital to be named one of the “Top 100 Hospitals” in the U.S. for seven years in a row, designed and implemented the opening of the SECH Imaging Center, opened the Solano Street Clinic, and helped transition Lassen Medical Group from an independently owned clinic into Lassen Medical Clinic, which is now part of the Dignity Health Family. Mr. Smith has worked at Dignity Health for 35 years, starting as a radiological technologist. He has a bachelor’s degree in business/human resource management and a master’s degree in business administration.