About Us

Administrative Team


John H. Jeter, MD
President/Chief Executive Officer

John H. Jeter, M.D. serves as President/Chief Executive Officer of the Hays Medical Center. Previously, he served as Vice President for Medical Services and, before holding that position, was a physician in private practice. He received his Bachelor's degree in Systematics and Ecology from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas, and his M.D. from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, and completed residency training in Emergency Medicine at Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Jeter completed his Master of Science in Health Administration from the University of Colorado in July, 1997 and in 2003 was named its outstanding alumnus. Dr. Jeter is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Kansas Chapter of American College of Emergency Physicians, the Kansas Medical Society and the American College of Physician Executives. He currently serves as a director on the University of Kansas Alumni Association national chapter, the KU Biodiversity Institute and previously was the chairperson of the Kansas Hospital Association.