Terence Farrell has a lifelong desire to serve others and he brings that passion to his role as president of Mercy Hospital Ada. Farrell has worked in health care administration for nearly 30 years. Originally from Long Island, New York, Farrell has spent the last 15 years working in small communities and is excited to call Ada home. Prior to joining Mercy, Farrell was administrator of Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois, part of Southern Illinois Healthcare. He also held previous positions as vice president of professional and support services at Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, Kentucky; and chief resource officer for support services at St. Vincent’s Health Services in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
Farrell is a fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives. He received his master’s degree in health administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois.