Newsmakers
 
Have news to share about executive comings, goings or promotions? E-mail News Editor John Frank at jfrank@modernhealthcare.com.

News
Nask retires from Broward Health
By Adam Rubenfire | October 24, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Frank Nask will retire as president and CEO of Broward Health, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., in March, the company has announced.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Wergin installed as AAFP president
By Andis Robeznieks | October 22, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Leadership changes took effect Wednesday for the American Academy of Family Physicians during the 115,900-member organization's Congress of Delegates meeting in Washington. Dr. Robert Wergin has been installed as president of the AAFP; immediate Past President Dr. Reid Blackwelder has taken over as...
FULL STORY »
 

News
St. Luke's Hospital names Candio next president and CEO
By Adam Rubenfire | October 20, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Christine Candio has been named president and CEO of St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo. She will replace Gary Olson, who is retiring after 36 years at St. Luke's. Her appointment is effective in January.
FULL STORY »
 

News
University of Virginia Health System taps Williams as first CMIO
By Bob Herman | October 20, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Dr. Michael Williams has been named the first chief medical information officer at the University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, effective immediately. The move is representative of the industry trend in which hospital systems are turning to physicians and other clinicians to help make...
FULL STORY »
 

News
ONC appoints new privacy chief
By Darius Tahir | October 14, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology announced Tuesday that Lucia Savage, formerly a lawyer with insurer UnitedHealthcare, will become the office's new chief privacy officer. She will join the agency Oct. 20.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Bonar appointed CEO of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
By Adam Rubenfire | October 13, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has named Robert I. Bonar as its next chief executive officer. Bonar will replace retiring CEO Dr. Alan L. Goldbloom. The leadership change will be effective on December 8.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Van Bree named president of Rhode Island Hospital
By Adam Rubenfire | October 10, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Lifespan, a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Providence, R.I., has named Dr. Margaret Van Bree president of Rhode Island Hospital, also based in Providence.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Westervelt named senior VP and COO at New York-Presbyterian
By Adam Rubenfire | October 07, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Karen Westervelt will become senior VP and COO at New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System on Oct. 20, the system announced. Westervelt will replace Wayne Osten, who is retiring.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Quest hires Mayo Clinic doctor as chief lab officer
Bob Herman | October 02, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Quest Diagnostics, a diagnostic laboratory company headquartered in Madison, N.J., has hired Dr. Franklin Cockerill III as chief laboratory officer, effective Oct. 1. Most recently, Cockerill, 62, was the chairman of Mayo Clinic's department of laboratory medicine and pathology and CEO of Mayo...
FULL STORY »
 

News
Trunfio to retire from Atlantic Health System in New Jersey
By Bob Herman | October 01, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Atlantic Health System CEO Joseph Trunfio plans to retire but will stay on until the Morristown, N.J.-based organization finds his successor over the coming months, the system announced this week.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Whalen named president of Fletcher Allen
Bob Herman | September 30, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vt., has named Eileen Whalen president and COO, effective in January.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Vidant names new flagship hospital president
Bob Herman | September 29, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Vidant Health, Greenville, N.C., has promoted Brian Floyd to president of Vidant Medical Center, effective Oct. 1. Floyd, 41, previously served as Vidant Medical Center’s executive VP, handling the daily operations.
FULL STORY »
 

News
Ventas taps Probst as CFO
Bob Herman | September 25, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Real estate investment trust Ventas, a dominant player in the healthcare real estate space, has hired Robert Probst as its next CFO.
FULL STORY »
 

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.