Healthcare Business News
 
Dr. Joel Spear, newly named CMO of Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Chicago
Spear

Presence St. Joseph names Spear CMO


By Ashok Selvam
Posted: November 21, 2012 - 12:00 pm ET
Tags:

Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Chicago, has promoted Dr. Joel Spear to CMO.

Since 2009, Spear, 54, has been chairman of the hospital's department of medicine. He started in his new role Nov. 1.

"The chief medical officer position is new to our hospital and represents a commitment to strong physician leadership here and throughout the Presence Health organization," Dr. Roberta Luskin-Hawk, St. Joseph's executive VP and CEO, said in a news release. "We are thrilled to have a recognized leader in this role who demonstrates outstanding leadership skills, a commitment to delivering the highest quality of care and providing an exceptional patient experience."

Advertisement | View Media Kit

 

Presence is the system formed last year when Mokena, Ill.'s Provena Health combined with Chicago's Resurrection Health Care to form a 12-hospital organization. Officials unveiled the Presence name in February.


What do you think?

Share your opinion. Send a letter to the Editor or Post a comment below.

Post a comment

Loading Comments Loading comments...

Search ModernHealthcare.com:


 

Switch to the new Modern Healthcare Daily News app

For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on your iPad, switch to the new Modern Healthcare app — it's optimized for your device but there is no need to download.