DeTar Healthcare System names new CEO, effective immediately

Bernard Leger has 25 years of healthcare leadership experience
Bernard Leger DeTar CEO

Bernard Leger, CEO of DeTar Healthcare System

VICTORIA, Texas– DeTar Healthcare System named their new Chief Executive Officer Tuesday morning. Effective immediately, Bernard Leger, will begin his duties after serving as Interim CEO at DeTar since April 2020.

“DeTar Healthcare System is an excellent hospital with a strong commitment to serving the community,” said Leger. “I look forward to continuing my working relationship with the board of trustees, physicians, employees, and volunteers to provide high-quality healthcare and excellent patient experiences.”

DeTar said that Leger has more than 25 years of healthcare leadership and consulting having worked with hospital systems across Texas and Louisiana.

“Bernard has extensive knowledge of his profession and the experience of building a high standard of patient service,” said Nevin Anderson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of DeTar Healthcare System. “We are excited he has chosen to continue his career at DeTar Healthcare System, and we welcome him and his wife to our community.”