Plymouth: BID-Plymouth Officially Appoints CEO and President

The Interim CEO of Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth will be taking on the job full time.

The hospital announced on Thursday that Kevin Coughlin, who has been interim CEO and President since 2016, has been officially named as CEO and President.

The Norwell resident joined BID-Plymouth in 2014 as Senior Vice President of System Development.

Prior to that, Coughlin served as Senior Vice President at Elliott Health System based in Manchester, N.H. and held leadership positions at Boston Medical Center’s Faculty Practice Foundation and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Coughlin’s appointment as President and CEO is effective Monday.

Coughlin K 11


Reach Thousands of Potential Customers on The South Shore and Beyond! Call WATD Today for More Info on Radio and Internet Advertising: (781) 837-1166

watd signal 2017 small


About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.