Carlos Carrasco named president of Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute

Eric Oliver -   Print  |

Orlando (Fla.) Health named longtime executive Carlos Carrasco to lead the still-in-development Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute, the health system announced March 2.

Mr. Carrasco has been with Orlando Health for 25 years. He most recently served as COO of the system's Orlando Regional Medical Center.

In his new role as president, he'll oversee the $250 million project's development and its operations once it opens.

Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute will feature a 75-bed orthopedic specialty hospital with 10 surgery suites, a medical pavilion and an ASC. The system plans to open the facility in the summer of 2023.

Mr. Carrasco will begin his role March 29.

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