David L. Callecod, FACHE
President, Lafayette General Health
As President of Lafayette General Health (LGH), David Callecod has helped grow the organization from two humble facilities to a seven-hospital system with nearly 4,700 employees and the area’s only Level II Trauma Center serving Southwest Louisiana.
Since becoming President in 2008, Callecod has helped LGH adapt in an ever-evolving healthcare industry. He has led LGH to numerous national recognitions, including Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work” and CHIME HealthCare’s “Most Wired” health systems.
“We are seizing opportunities that enable us to thrive in the new healthcare landscape and will continue to align with partners who honor our mission to restore, maintain, and improve health,” he says.