Mainland Medical Center March 30, 2015

Michael Russos CEO Mainland Medical Center

Houston, TX, March 29, 2015 - HCA Gulf Coast Division President Maura Walsh announced today that Michael Roussos has been named Mainland Medical Center’s (MMC) Chief Executive Officer. Previously, Roussos served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Corpus Christi Medical Center (CCMC), a five campus hospital system. Roussos has held various leadership roles for the past 12 years within HCA. He has worked in the HCA Gulf Coast Division since June 2007.

“Michael is an exceptional leader whose abilities to encourage and foster consensus, combined with business acumen, make him an excellent choice to lead Mainland Medical Center,” said Maura Walsh, HCA Gulf Coast Division President. “Michael’s knowledge of the Houston market will serve him well in this new role.”

“I am looking forward to my new role at Mainland Medical Center,” Roussos said. “It’s an honor to be selected to work with such an experienced team of employees, physicians, board members and volunteers. I’m particularly excited about coming back to the Houston area.”

Prior to his leadership at CCMC, Roussos served as the COO at East Houston Regional Medical Center, a campus of Bayshore Medical Center in Houston, Texas, for five years. Roussos also worked at Las Palmas Medical Center in El Paso, Texas, and in the HCA North Texas Division in Dallas, Texas.

Roussos earned his bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas in Austin, Texas, with high honors and his master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), the Rotary Club, an Eagle Scout and a Board Member for CASA in Corpus Christi, Texas.  He will transition into his new role on April 1, 2015.

About Mainland Medical Center—a campus of Clear Lake Regional Medical Center

Located on a 31-acre campus at the corner of Emmett F. Lowry Expressway and Highway 3, Mainland Medical Center has been an integral part of Galveston County for more than 60 years. The hospital is an acute care facility providing quality, compassionate care with state-of-the-art services. Mainland Medical Center offers services in emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, occupational health and wellness, surgery, physical therapy, radiology, total joint replacements, hyperbaric medicine diagnostic/imaging services and wound care facilities. Mainland Medical Center ensures residents receive the highest quality medical care right in their own community. For more information, call (409) 938-5000 or visit online at

About HCA Gulf Coast Division

HCA Gulf Coast Division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers, and diagnostic imaging facilities.  It offers a complete continuum of specialized health programs and services that meet the needs of Greater Houston and South Texas’ residents and businesses.  HCA affiliated facilities in the Gulf Coast Division include: 13 hospitals, 8 ambulatory centers, 6 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center that provides one-phone-call access and support for patient transfers into and out of the HCA Gulf Coast Division Affiliated Hospitals, as well as access to ground and air transportation within a 150-mile radius.  For more information, visit our website at