Dr. Jerry Penso will lead AMGA as its new president and CEO effective next week, according to the physician group trade association.
During his 15-year tenure, Curt Nonomaque helped Vizient grow into the nation's largest group purchasing organization, serving more than 3,100 health systems. Byron Jobe, the GPO's chief administrative and financial officer, will take over in March.
Optima Health CEO Michael Dudley will retire at the end of the year. His successor, Dennis Matheis, comes from Anthem, where he ran the national insurer's exchange business and worked on integration for the proposed Anthem-Cigna merger.
Dr. Mitchell Katz, a Brooklyn native who currently heads up the Los Angeles County Health Agency, faces daunting financial challenges if he's confirmed to lead New York's 11-hospital municipal health system.
William Brown has taken over as CEO at NYC Health & Hospitals Coney Island, replacing Anthony Rajkumar, who resigned, the health system announced Monday.
Singleton oversaw the growth of the Falls Church, Va.-based system from $500 million to $3.3 billion in revenue. Recently, he was involved in efforts to bolster Inova's position as a national leader in precision medicine and cancer research.
Dr. Mark Schuster, a well-respected pediatrician and researcher at Boston Children's Hospital, was appointed the founding dean and CEO of the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine, which is slated to open in 2019.
Gayle Trupiano will become President and CEO of Ascension Living, a division of St. Louis-based Ascension that offers long-term care for seniors at 37 facilities across 10 states and the District of Columbia.
Lillig-Patterson, the seventh employee at EHR vendor Cerner, co-founded the foundation in 1995.
Trinity Health of New England President and CEO Christopher Dadlez will step down at the end of the year to pursue other opportunities in healthcare. He led the St. Francis Care system through its 2015 merger with Trinity Health.
Dr. Peter Pisters was the sole finalist in the search for a new president of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center based in Houston.
The Cleveland Clinic has named Dr. Tomislav "Tom" Mihaljevic as the health system's next president and CEO. Mihaljevic, now CEO of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and one of the clinic's prized cardiothoracic surgeons, will start Jan. 1, 2018.