Payton leaves, Capozello assumes command of Fallbrook Hospital
Last updated 5/1/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK — Fallbrook Hospital has announced that chief executive officer Larry Payton will be leaving to accept a CEO position at another Community Health Systems (CHS) facility: Lea Regional Medical Center in Hobbs, NM.
Payton, who has been administrator of Fallbrook Hospital and the Skilled Nursing Facility since 2003, will assume his new responsibilities in New Mexico on May 5.
“I have mixed emotions about leaving,” said Payton. “In the past four and a half years we’ve come together as a cohesive team to strengthen Fallbrook Hospital and its ability to meet the community’s...