Beginning his career as a nurse in the post-op cardiac surgery unit at ECU Health Medical Center, Brian Floyd brings nearly 30 years of experience in health care, leadership and operations. His administrative roles have varied from vice president of Hospital Operations overseeing Emergency, Trauma, Transport Services and Cardiovascular Services to president of ECU Health Medical Center. Today, Brian serves as the Chief Operating Officer of ECU Health.
His passion for rural health care and serving the East is undeniable. He has been an eastern North Carolina community member for more than three decades, focusing his career on meeting the health care needs of our region.
Brian serves on national and state health care boards including the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board, NC Healthcare Association Board, governor’s appointment to the State Health Coordinating Council and the Pitt Community College Board.
Brian Floyd In the News
- Congressional tour focuses on rural health care; hearing postponed | Daily Reflector | reflector.com
- Patients, Doctors, and Local Leaders Share Challenges of Accessing Health Care in Rural Communities | Committee on Ways and Means | waysandmeans.house.gov
- Brian Floyd joins statewide leaders at NC Chamber Health Care Conference | ECU Health | ECUHealth.org
Integrating Research and Education into Health Care Delivery:
“I am passionate about our eastern North Carolina community and want to ensure our people receive the care they need and deserve. Through large scale investments in research and education for our students, we are building our next generation of providers to deliver the desired and essential care our community needs.”
Rural Health Care Outreach and Education:
“ECU Health is well positioned to train the next generation of providers to address the challenges that rural communities often face. We are also driving greater access to care by educating key stakeholders on the unique needs and differentiators of health care in rural communities.”
Brian Floyd in his own words
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