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Riverside Healthcare Announces Kyle Benoit Vice President of Operations

KANKAKEE, IL (July 12, 2017) - Riverside Healthcare named Kyle Benoit to the position of vice president of operations for areas under his leadership. In his new role, Benoit will be responsible for the strategy, operational execution and growth for facilities development, maintenance and construction. This role combines responsibilities from his previous position as vice president of clinical services in which he guides ambulance, emergency, cardiovascular, surgical, perioperative, imaging, neurosciences and laboratory services.

"Riverside is dedicated to the continual improvement of patient experiences," said Phil Kambic, President and CEO of Riverside Healthcare. "Kyle's leadership is true to Riverside's mission and enables us to provide the best care and most convenient access to our patients and families."

Benoit joined Riverside in February 2014 as vice president of surgical and interventional services. Prior to Riverside, Benoit served as director of perioperative services at University of Illinois Hospital and Health System in Chicago. He received his Master's degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

He serves as vice president on the Bishop McNamara Catholic School Board of Directors. He also serves on the United Way of Kankakee and Iroquois County Board of Directors.

Benoit was born in raised in Kankakee. He resides in Bourbonnais with his wife, Danielle, and their four young children.

Learn more about Riverside Healthcare's Senior Leadership Team by visiting riversidehealthcare.org


Riverside Medical Center is located in Kankakee, Illinois, and is part of Riverside Healthcare, a fully-integrated healthcare system serving the needs of patients throughout five Illinois counties including Kankakee, Iroquois, Livingston, Will, Grundy and parts of Western Indiana. Riverside Medical Center is a 312-bed Level II Trauma hospital that provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care. Offering award-winning programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery, orthopedics and a reputation for nursing excellence has placed Riverside as a leader nationally and locally. Riverside is the area's only Magnet® Recognized hospital and ranks among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide for clinical performance. The healthcare system has earned Truven Health's Top 100 Hospitals award eight times and is a multi-year recipient of Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award. Riverside Medical Group includes more than 140 primary and specialty care providers that deliver care at sites throughout the region. Learn more about Riverside Healthcare at www.RiversideHealthcare.org.