Medical City Lewisville June 09, 2015

LaSharndra “Sharn” Barbarin has been named CEO of Medical City Lewisville. She will begin her new role July 6.

Barbarin served as Chief Operating Officer at Medical City Arlington for four years prior to this promotion.

“Sharn is known for her dynamic collaborative style, combined with an unwavering focus on quality and patient experience,” says Erol Akdamar, President of Medical City Healthcare. “I am confident that she will lead Medical City Lewisville to the next level of excellence.”

Barbarin began her career with HCA as an administrative fellow at Las Colinas Medical Center 18 years ago and was quickly promoted to Chief Operating Officer at the Medical City McKinney where she served nine years before her promotion to COO at Medical Center of Arlington in 2011. Under her leadership, Medical City Arlington has expanded services and achieved outstanding patient and physician satisfaction scores.

Barbarin is a graduate of Louisiana State University and holds a Master’s degree in Health Administration from Tulane University. She has been named an Outstanding Alumni by Tulane University’s School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine, honored as a Top 25 Women in Business by McKinney Living, and as a Young Healthcare Executive of the Year Nominee by the Dallas Fort Worth Hospital Council.

“Medical City Lewisville is an exceptional facility that embodies the strength of clinical outcomes, service excellence, employee culture and community connection,” Says Barbarin. “I am honored to build on that foundation of excellence.”