Carl Hanson, MHA 
Minidoka Memorial Hospital 

Carl Hanson currently works as the CEO at Minidoka Memorial Hospital in Idaho, an 84-bed county-owned critical access hospital and nursing home. He provides oversight to the hospital program that generates annual net revenue of $24 million and employs 235 people as well as 31 medical staff. The primary focus of his organization is providing access to primary care physicians and specialists that are supportable in a smaller market.

He obtained his B.S. in Business Finance in 1976 from Brigham Young University, and also earned a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Central Michigan University in 1996. Certified as a Fellow by the American College of Healthcare Executives, he has worked for multiple hospitals, and has provided professional service to numerous hospital associations, medical boards and councils.