Mahmood Qazi, BSMLS named Laboratory Director of Logan Memorial Hospital

April 13, 2020

(Russellville, KY – April 13, 2020) – Logan Memorial Hospital (LMH) announced today that Mahmood Qazi has been named Laboratory Director at LMH. Qazi joins LMH from Trinity Hospital Minot in North Dakota, where he served as Manager of Outreach Clinical Laboratories.

“We are so excited to have Qazi step into this important leadership role,” said David Brash, chief executive officer (CEO) of LMH.  “He is an exemplary leader with a tremendous amount of clinical experience and expertise. His commitment to patient care, physicians, employees and the community is evident in all that he does, and I know that he will help us further advance our mission of Making Communities Healthier.”

As Manager of Outreach Clinical Laboratories of Trinity Hospital Minto, Qazi was responsible for maintaining 69 clients in outreach areas and adding more clients in the business module along with directing, supervising and providing technical consultancy to many rural community hospital laboratories located in different areas of state of North Dakota.

During his role at Trinity Hospital Minto, Qazi spent four years as Laboratory Technical Consultant for US Air Force Base Hospital Minot, Tioga Community Hospital, Stanley Community Hospital, St. Andrew Community Hospital Bottineau, St. Lukes Community Hospital Crosby, Kenmare Community Hospital, Towner County Hospital Cando, ND, USA.

“Logan Memorial Hospital is such an important part of this community,” said Qazi, “and I am really excited to take on this new role and join this incredible team of individuals. I look forward to building on the strong foundation that already exists and helping the leadership team look for even more ways to improve the overall health and well-being of this community. My family and I will be fully vested in the community and will serve them as part of my own family. My family is excited about moving to the beautiful state of Kentucky.”

Qazi holds a Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science from the University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan and is a Registered Laboratory Scientist (RSci), the Science Council, London, UK. He also has an abundance of experience with accreditation processes with The Joint Commission, CAP, CLIA.  Qazi is married to Shabana Qazi and has 3 children. 

 About Logan Memorial Hospital

A part of LifePoint Health, Logan Memorial Hospital is located in Russellville, Kentucky and has a service area of 45,000.  The facility is comprised of 75 inpatient beds, including 6 ICU/CCU and 10 Swing beds.  Services include a Surgery Center with three ORs, plus two separate endoscopy suites, a 24-hour physician staffed Chest Pain Accredited Emergency Department, and state-of-the-art Imaging technology including PACS, digital mammography, spiral 16-slice CT, 3D ultrasound, MRI, echo and nuclear medicine.  Logan Memorial Hospital also offers Cardiac/Pulmonary Rehab, Laboratory Services, a two-bed Sleep Disorder Center, Infusion Center, and Outpatient Rehabilitation.  For more information about Logan Memorial Hospital, visit LoganMemorial.com or call 270-726-4011.