Gwen MacKenzie, Ascension's market executive in Michigan will leave her role on April 30.
The new executive, who will join the St. Louis-based system from a major publicly traded technology company, signals Ascension's increasing investment in its digital platform.
Rand O'Leary, CEO of PeaceHealth Oregon, announced Monday that he will be leaving the health system after nearly four years.
Sam Downing, the former CEO of Salinas (Calif.) Valley Memorial Healthcare System was found dead in his home last week, according to local reports.
Cathy Eddy, founder and president of the Health Plan Alliance, is retiring at the end of April. Joe Lastinger, a former Baylor Scott & White Health executive, will take over as president effective immediately.
Alex Azar has been sworn in as President Donald Trump's second health secretary. The former drug company executive and official in George W. Bush's administration succeeds Dr. Tom Price, a former Republican congressman from Georgia.
Hospital bed supplier Hill-Rom Holdings said today that CEO John J. Greisch will retire. The Chicago-based company has begun a search for a new CEO and expects to complete it in the April-to-June quarter.
Trinity Health of New England announced Thursday that Dr. Reginald J. Eadie will become the system's new president and CEO on March 26.
A new executive team has been named to lead a newly unified system composed of Trinity Health's two regional systems, said Rob Casalou, president and CEO, Mercy Health and St. Joseph Mercy Health System.
Paul Markovich has been elected chairman of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, a federation of 36 independent Blues companies.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced President Donald Trump asked Kellyanne Conway to become the administration's "opioids czar."
President Donald Trump has nominated Alex Azar, a former pharma executive and former HHS official, to lead the HHS.