Frank L. Fumai has been named president and chief executive officer at Cathedral Healthcare System, Newark, N.J. He had been acting president.
Carl J. Zack has been named president of Somerville (Mass.) Hospital. He had been executive vice president.
Ronald J. Vigus has been named president and chief executive officer at Audubon Regional Medical Center, Louisville, Ky. He had been senior vice president of operations at Erlanger Medical Center, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Kay R. Phillips has been named president and chief executive officer at Lutheran Medical Center, Wheat Ridge, Colo. She had been president at Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital, Denver.
Richard C. Cascio has been named president and chief executive officer at JFK Medical Center, Atlantis, Fla. He had been executive vice president and chief financial officer.
John E. Friedlander has been named president and chief executive officer at General Care Corp., Buffalo, N.Y. He will remain president and CEO at the Buffalo General Hospital.
Kirk C. Tice has been named president at Rahway (N.J.) Hospital. He had been interim president.
John Tighe has been named president and chief executive officer at Saint Thomas Hospital and Seton Health Corp. of Tennessee, Nashville. He had been executive vice president at Saint Thomas Hospital.
Robert C. Parker, M.D., has been named chief executive officer at Carle Clinic Association, Urbana, Ill. He had been medical director.
Doug Sills has been named president and chief executive officer at Central Florida Regional Hospital, Sanford. He had been CEO at Daytona Medical Center, Daytona Beach, Fla.
David L. Bernd has been named president at Sentara Health System, Norfolk, Va. He had been executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Mitchell G. Billing has been named president and chief operating officer at American Ophthalmic, Winter Park, Fla. He had been president and COO at National Emergency Services, Tampa, Fla.
Larry L. Fitzgerald has been named vice president of finance and chief financial officer at Greenville (S.C.) Hospital System. He had been senior vice president and CFO at Western Pennsylvania Healthcare System, Pittsburgh.
Pat Ekdahl has been named chief operating officer at Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center, Fort Myers. She had been vice president of patient care.
Diane Rogler has been named chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital, Dansville, N.Y. She had been vice president at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, Md.
Karen K. Reed has been named vice president and chief information officer at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. She had been a regional manager at APM's Information Technology Practice, Baltimore.
Debra Bowles has been named vice president, change management at Blue Shield of California, San Francisco. She had been director of large group sales for Northern California.
Robert M. Dubbs has been named vice president and general counsel at Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia. He had been general counsel and secretary at American Healthcare Management, King of Prussia, Pa.
Dianne Conlin has been named vice president of financial services at Memorial Medical Center at South Amboy (N.J.). She had been controller and assistant vice president of financial services.
Sister Kathleen Keenan has been named senior vice president of mission and values at Mercy Health Corp. of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Bala Cynwyd. She had been vice president of mission and values at Fitzgerald
Mercy Hospital, Darby, Pa.
Deborah Benjamin has been named assistant vice president and deputy general counsel at Tufts Associated Health Plans, Waltham, Mass. She had been deputy general counsel.
Ron Redwing has been named communications director at Methodist Health Systems, Memphis, Tenn. He had been manager of the Mayor's Citizen Service Center, Memphis.
Mary M. McKernan has been named director of public relations and marketing at St. Joseph Medical Center, Towson, Md. She had been director of community, employee and physician relations at Memorial Hospital, Houston.
Lee A. Hartman, M.D., has been named medical director of group and network services at WellPoint Health Networks, Woodland Hills, Calif. He had been in private practice in Laguna Hills, Calif.
Patrick M. Hansen has been named chief information officer at UniHealth America, Burbank, Calif. He had been acting CIO.
Walter L. Jones has been named deputy director of management and operations at Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. He had been associate executive director and chief operating officer at District of Columbia General Hospital, Washington.
Frank J. McEldowney has been named executive director of the physician hospital organization at Memorial Hospital, Hollywood, Fla., and director of managed care at South Broward Hospital District, Hollywood. He had been executive director and president at First Health Partners, Cincinnati.
Eric Shatanof has been named director of managed care at Baptist Hospital of Miami. He had been financial decision support manager.
Alan Lipsitz has been named deputy general counsel at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of the National Capital Area, Washington. He had been a solo practitioner of healthcare law in Washington.
Jody A. Wishner has been named director of patient accounts at Memorial Medical Center at South Amboy (N.J.). He had been professional billing department manager at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York.