Fort Morgan medical center CEO to retire

FORT MORGAN — Gene O’Hara, chief executive officer of the Colorado Plains Medical Center in Fort Morgan, will retire when his replacement is hired.

O’Hara also is a trustee on the board of of Aims Community College in Greeley.

The Fort Morgan Times reported that O’Hara has served as CEO since 2014. In making his retirement announcement, O’Hara said the biggest challenge has been trying to reduce costs for patients while generating financial returns for the organization.