An area specialty hospital has hired a new financial head.

Lubbock Heart Hospital has promoted William E. Woolsey to the position of Chief Financial Officer for the organization.

Woolsey has worked at the Lubbock Heart Hospital since late 2008 as a controller. Prior to working at the LHH, he served as Director of Finance and Director of Reimbursement at Covenant Health System.

Woolsey earned a BBA in accounting from Michigan State University, and an MBA from Wayne State University, in addition to being a licensed CPA.

Lubbock Heart Hospital was created in 2003, focusing on diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.