During a special meeting held Friday, October 25th, Delta County Memorial Hospital Board of Directors voted not to renew Jason Cleckler, Delta County Memorial Hospital (DCMH) CEO’s contract.

“It was a long and considered decision made by the board,” stated David Lane, Delta County Memorial Hospital Board Chairman.  “We appreciate Jason’s many years of service and acknowledge his many accomplishments while CEO here at Delta Hospital. His dedication to the hospital and to the healthcare community is profound, and we thank him.”

“As the board, we are confident of the quality care provided through the hospital and ten clinics to the patients and community that we serve during this time of transition.” said Lane.

The DCMH Board of Directors will be forming a search committee for a permanent replacement. This committee will establish selection procedures and the timeframe of appointing a new CEO.