Michael F. Pittman, RN, MBA, began his healthcare career as an Army trained Medic. Working his way through the ranks, he served as an EMT, Paramedic and Flight Paramedic, earning his BSN RN through the U.S. Army. He has 29 years of combined medical experience with the last 16 years in leadership and executive level roles. He currently has the responsibility of clinical operations and site administration of The Villages Regional Hospital. Michael's main focus is patient and staff safety, followed closely by patient and staff satisfaction.