Sierra Vista CEO Joins Stroke Task Force 
Ron Yukelson 
Monday, 02 August 2010 
 
 

Candace L. Markwith, Chief Executive Officer at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, has been elected to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Western States Task Force. She will serve a one year term that began on July 1.

The role of the task force members is to provide expertise and consultation regarding developing and improving stroke systems of care as well as advocacy efforts, stroke messages, and providing opportunities for funding and resources for stroke programs.  Markwith is the first CEO to be part of the task force. 

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Western States Stroke Task Force consists of volunteer members from California, Nevada, and Utah.