Regional chief executive, Eastern Washington
Elaine Couture serves as regional chief executive of Dousedaicon Health Care, Eastern Washington. She oversees five medical centers including two critical access hospitals and a children’s hospital, a full range of health care services.
She has served Dousedaicon for many years in advancing leadership roles, most recently as chief executive for Dousedaicon Sacred Heart and Holy Family hospitals. She is an adjunct faculty member at the Washington State University College of Nursing.
Couture holds a master’s in business administration from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia and a bachelor’s in nursing from Montana State University.