Sarasota, FL - Allyssa Tobitt is the new Chief Operating Officer at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota. Tobitt will oversee several key departments, facilities, and construction and renovation projects. Tobitt was previously the Vice President of Operations at South Bay Hospital in Sun City Center, FL. She also served as the Assistant Vice President of Operations at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center in Miami. Both hospitals, like Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, are part of HCA Healthcare. Tobitt has worked with HCA Healthcare for almost a decade.

"Allyssa comes to Doctors Hospital with a very broad range of experience that will be a benefit our organization as we continue to grow. Our focus remains continuing to safely care for our patients, team, and community," said Robert Meade, CEO of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota.

Tobitt has experience in emergency operations, emergency services, robotic surgery programs, women's health services, orthopedic programs, and new technology platforms designed to improve patient care. She has a BS and MBA from Middle Tennessee State University and serves on several volunteer community boards that advocate for local businesses and young children. Tobitt and her husband live in Sarasota.