Georgina R. Garcia, RN, MS, is the executive director of Kaiser Permanente, West Los Angeles Medical Center. She has served in various roles within the Kaiser Permanente organization since 1975, including leadership over both inpatient and outpatient clinical and administrative operations, implementation of intra-regional and inter-regional programs, and leadership of Southern California Regional Diversity and Culturally Responsive Care. Areas of accountability have included clinical services, performance improvement, human resources, care experience, access to services, regulatory compliance, financial management, community relations, and strategic planning and development. She has extensive experience in leading teams through the change management process.
Prior to leadership positions Georgina gained extensive clinical experience in critical care, medical/surgical and skilled nursing.
She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from California State University, Los Angeles, California and a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration from the University of LaVerne.