Kevin Sale named new Chief Operating Officer of Fauquier Health

September 11, 2020

       Kevin Sale has been named as the
        new Chief Operating Officer (COO)
        for Fauquier Health.

Fauquier Health announces that Kevin Sale has been named as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Fauquier Health, effective September 14, 2020. Kevin joins Fauquier Health from Valley Health System in Winchester, VA. At Valley Health, Kevin was the Corporate Director of Medical Imaging where his focus was on strategic development of the health system. Kevin was responsible for the oversight of imaging services at six hospitals, five urgent care centers, and assorted imaging centers.

Prior to working at Valley Health System, Kevin held various operational roles within LifePoint Health and HCA Healthcare. In these positions, Kevin coordinated operations and maintained a strong focus on improving specialty physician practices.

“Kevin brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to Fauquier Health,” said Chad Melton, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Fauquier Health. “His healthcare background and familiarity with the Virginia market, particularly in our area, make Kevin a great fit for Fauquier Health. We are very excited about his arrival. I know that he will help us further advance our mission of Making Communities Healthier.” 

Kevin holds a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Management from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, UT. He also received his Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration from Charter Oak State College in New Britain, CT. Kevin has held various professional and civic memberships including Gideons International, American College of Healthcare Executives, and American Healthcare of Radiology Administrators. Kevin obtained certification as a Medical Radiologic Technologist and is listed on the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

“When I became aware of this opportunity, it checked all of the boxes I was looking for, namely the chance to be part of a close-knit community and expand its access to high quality healthcare,” Kevin said. “I look forward to working with the talented team that delivers real solutions and innovation in our healthcare system."

Kevin currently resides in Winchester, VA with his wife, Shannon, and daughter, Ella. Kevin’s personal interests outside of work include home improvement projects, mountain biking, water sports, and enjoying the great outdoors. Kevin and Shannon were originally from Virginia, but have since resided in several different cities since 2009 including San Antonio, TX and Winchester, TN. They are excited to be back in the area and to be once again, become a part of the close-knit community.