UCHealth has announced the selection of Yvonne Rockwood to be the COO for its two northern Colorado hospitals, Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, and Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland. Rockwood comes to UCHealth from Oakland, Calif.-based Kaiser Permanente where she was the corporate executive director for Kaiser’s Colorado facilities. Prior to that, she served as COO at Kaiser South Bay Medical Center in Harbor City, Calif. She begins her new role on March 6, 2017.
Rockwood will take over for Marilyn Schock who has been reassigned to a newly created position of president of a soon-to-be-built, 53-bed UCHealth Greeley Hospital. The new medical campus will be located at U.S. Highway 34 and 71st Avenue in Greeley