Spectrum Health plans to promote one of its executives, Tina Freese Decker, to replace its retiring president and CEO on Sept. 1. Richard Breon announced his retirement last October after 18 years.
Douglas Thompson, who was the CEO of revenue-cycle management company MedData, looks to capitalize on the estimated $2.4 billion process automation market as Ascension grows its ancillary businesses.
Dr. Craig Samitt, an internal medicine physician and president of Anthem's diversified business group, will take over as Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota's new CEO on July 30.
Dr. Atul Gawande will lead the Boston-based Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase healthcare venture, the companies announced Wednesday.
Integris Health has chosen Timothy Pehrson as its next CEO. Pehrson most recently served as Intermountain Healthcare's regional vice president and vice president of continuous improvement.
Outcome Health has hired a top executive from advertising giant Publicis as its new CEO, replacing founder Rishi Shah.
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care CEO Eric Schultz's sudden resignation comes in the midst of his health plan's merger talks with Partners HealthCare.
David Blom will retire as OhioHealth CEO in July 2019 after 16 years in the post. The not-for-profit system's board has selected Dr. Stephen Markovich as his replacement. And Chief Operating Officer Mike Louge plans to retire in 2020.
The American Medical Association's House of Delegates elected Dr. Patrice Harris to become its next president in 2019, becoming the first black woman to lead the organization in its 171-year history.
Several Aetna executives were tapped for management roles at the combined CVS-Aetna company. The $69 billion merger is expected to close in the second half of 2018.
Dr. R. Lawrence Moss, a well-known pediatric surgeon and researcher, will be the new CEO of Nemours Children's Health System. He replaces Dr. David Bailey, who is retiring.
Felicia Norwood, previously director of Illinois' Department of Healthcare and Family Services, will oversee Indianapolis-based Anthem's Medicaid, Medicare and federal government solutions businesses.