Edwin H. Cooper, Jr., MS, CHE

President and Chief Executive Officer

Edwin is a healthcare executive with more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of hospital management. He founded Acuity Healthcare in 2001. In 1996, Edwin also co-founded and served as Chief Operating Officer of NextCARE Hospitals, Inc., a privately held company that developed and operated specialty hospitals in seven states. Prior to NextCARE Hospitals, Edwin served in various positions of increasing responsibility in acute care and specialty hospitals.

Edwin holds a Bachelor of Science from Wichita State University and a Masters in Science in Healthcare Administration from the University of Houston – Clear Lake.
“What sets Acuity apart is that every day, through commitment and care, we live out our Guiding Principles of Integrity First, Service Before Self, and Excellence in all we do.”