TriStar names orthopedic administrator

TriStar Health System announced it has named Bubba McIntosh as administrator of the HCA subsidiary's new orthopedics service line.

In his new role, McIntosh will oversee strategic initiates across all TriStar facilities. McIntosh is the former executive director of Saint Thomas Health's orthopedic division.

"TriStar Health's recent expansions of the orthopedic, spine and rehabilitation programs at both TriStar Summit Medical Center and TriStar Southern Hills Medical Centers only demonstrates the tremendous need for quality and innovative orthopedic programs," Tim Scarvey, senior vice president of strategy and development for TriStar, said in a release. "Bubba is an advocate for quality patient care and has earned the respect of fellow colleagues, physicians and associates through the Middle Tennessee healthcare market."