Michael C. Tooke, M.D., has been named president and chief executive officer at HelixCare, Baltimore. He had been medical director and managing partner at Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans.
Kathy H. Jones has been named president and chief executive officer at Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, Ga. She had been interim president and CEO.
Norman F. Mitry has been named senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer at The Medical Center, Beaver, Pa. He had been CFO at Pittsburgh Mercy Health System.
Cynthia Moore-Hardy has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer at Lake Hospital System, Painesville, Ohio. She had been senior vice president of patient services.
VPs, associates, assistants
David L. Berg, D.O., has been named vice president of physician relations at BJC Health System, St. Louis. He had been chief of the family practice department at Christian Hospital Northeast-Northwest, St. Louis.
Arthur Klein, M.D., has been named senior vice president of clinical affairs at New York Hospital Care Network. He will continue as executive vice chairman of pediatrics, associate director of pediatric cardiology and professor of clinical pediatrics.
Paul E. Porter has been named vice president of business development and strategic planning at Greater Southeast Healthcare System, Washington. He had been vice president for corporate systems development at Buffalo (N.Y.) General Hospital and General Care Corp., Buffalo.
Elizabeth W. Adkins has been named vice president at St. Joseph's Health Services Corp., Asheville, N.C. Adkins will continue as fund-raising manager at St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation, Asheville.
Ron Hamel has been named director of the department of clinical ethics at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, Ill. He had been co-director of the clinical ethics and medical humanities program at the hospital's Park Ridge Center.
James Waisman, M.D., has been named director of medical staff affairs at Northridge Hospital Medical Center-Sherman Way Campus, Van Nuys, Calif. He had been medical director of case management.
Elena Draznin, M.D., has been named director of medical affairs for rehabilitation services at Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital, Aurora, Colo. She had been medical director of Spalding's acute rehabilitation and transitional-care units at Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colo.