Interim Spearfish Hospital president appointed

Thomas Worsley, interim president of Regional Health Spearfish Hospital. (photo courtesy Regional Health)

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - Regional Health has appointed Thomas Worsley as interim president of Regional Health Spearfish Hospital and the Spearfish and Belle Fourche Market.

Worsley was appointed to the position after the recent death of longtime president Larry W. Veitz. Veitz was killed Nov. 4 in an ATV accident.

Worsley has been with Regional Health since 2015. He currently serves as vice president of the Regional Health Rapid City Market. His responsibilities have included perioperative service areas, anesthesia, the Same Day Surgery Center and the specialty clinics located in Regional Health Medical Clinic – Fifth Street.

Before joining Regional Health, Worsley was with the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.