LAS VEGAS (Dec. 1, 2015) – Southern Hills Hospital proudly announces that it has named Alexis Mussi as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) effective Jan. 1, 2016. In this position Mussi will oversee the operations of the Emergency Department, Surgical Services Department and other areas for the 134-bed facility. Mussi most recently served as the Vice President of Operations at MountainView Hospital, a sister facility also located in Las Vegas.

“Southern Hills Hospital welcomes Alexis Mussi and we are pleased that she is joining our Administration team,” said Adam Rudd, Chief Executive Officer, Southern Hills Hospital. “Alexis is well-known in the healthcare community and we are fortunate to have her caliber of experience and knowledge at Southern Hills, where she will assist in taking our patient experience level to new heights.”

“I am honored to become the Chief Operating Officer of Southern Hills Hospital,” said Alexis Mussi, COO, Southern Hills Hospital. “There are many exciting opportunities to help Southern Hills grow and further enhance its quality healthcare service to our community. I am grateful for the chance to work with the dedicated team at the hospital that was voted the Best of Las Vegas!”

As the Vice President of Operations at MountainView Hospital for the past two years, Mussi was responsible for managing numerous areas of the 340-bed hospital including its cardiovascular and thoracic surgery associates, critical care associates, neurology associates, surgical services, catheterization laboratory (cath lab), cardiology, food and nutrition and service line clinical coordinators. Mussi oversaw construction of the twelfth operating room and newly renovated cath lab, where the projects resulted in 16.6 percent cath lab procedure growth and 5 percent surgical growth in 2014. Prior to the operations role, Mussi served as the Vice President of Surgery at MountainView and had worked as the Director of Physician Relations at Sunrise Children’s Hospital.

Mussi has a bachelor’s degree in Business and Communications from Arizona State University and received her master’s in Public Administration from University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She is dedicated to giving back to the Las Vegas community through different volunteer organizations and her Mothers of Preschoolers group. Additionally, Mussi was recently accepted into Leadership Las Vegas, an executive development program for an elite group of local leaders.

Mussi fills the role of COO at Southern Hills, a position in the Administration Department that was recently reinstated as the hospital expands it capacity by 46 beds for additional orthopedic services. To learn more about Southern Hills Hospital, visit

About Southern Hills Hospital:

Voted the Best Hospital in Las Vegas, Southern Hills Hospital provides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with emergency and pediatric emergency services, a new behavioral health (geriatric psychiatric) inpatient and outpatient program serving ages 50 and older, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, a dedicated orthopedic, neurology and spine unit, OB-GYN, diagnostic imaging and surgical services. Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff, Southern Hills Hospital’s advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, recognized Southern Hills Hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™ for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 – the only Nevada hospital to earn this recognition for five consecutive years. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children’s Hospital, MountainView Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services. 

Southern Hills Hospital
9300 W. Sunset Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89148
Twitter: @SHHospitalLV

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