Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate.
Keith Dacus, MBA is the Chief Executive Officer of St. Charles Parish Hospital, a facility managed by Ochsner Health. Dacus has 10 years of healthcare leadership experience across various system hospital administrative positions in Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma and Missouri. Most recently, Keith served as CEO of Mercy GoHealth Urgent Care in St. Louis, Mo.
Keith has experience in developing, leading and operating successful healthcare facilities while driving strategic vision and has expertise in performance improvement and leading organizations through industry transformation.
He earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi, as well as a Master of Business Administration degree from Webster University. Early in his career, he worked as a Performance Improvement Consultant as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Keith is also a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Medical Group Association.