John D. Daniels has been named president and chief executive officer at St. Luke's Health System, Sioux City, Iowa. He had been acting president and CEO.
Dennis Jankowski has been named chief executive officer at Mary Black HealthNetwork, Spartanburg, S.C. He had been senior vice president at LifeForce Health Plans, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Douglas E. Klinger has been named president at Cigna Dental Health and senior vice president of Cigna HealthCare's dental business, Bloomfield, Conn. He had been senior vice president of distribution and development for retirement and investment services.
Glenn M. Hackbarth has been named chief executive officer at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care's New Group (formerly the health centers division), Brookline, Mass. He had been president of the health centers division.
Daniel J. Kohl has been named president and chief executive officer at Housecall Medical Resources, Atlanta. He had been senior vice president and group executive at Equifax, Atlanta.
James Robertson has been named chief executive officer at Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinic, Orofino, Idaho. He had been vice president of operations at Bullhead Community Hospital, Bullhead City, Ariz.
CFOs, CIOs, COOs
Michael Moran has been named chief operating officer at Alegent Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center, Omaha, Neb. He had been senior vice president at Boulder (Colo.) Community Hospital.
VPs, associates, assistants
Velinda J. Block has been named vice president of family and child services at St. Louis Children's Hospital. She had been acting vice president of family and child services.
Allan N. Johnson has been named senior vice president and executive officer at VHA Upper Midwest, Minneapolis. He had been senior manager and leader of the healthcare business and consulting practice at Arthur Andersen, Minneapolis.
Lamont Louis has been named assistant vice president at United Health Services, Washington. He had been administrator for the departments of pediatrics and obstetrics and gynecology at Howard University College of Medicine, Washington.
Mary Gilligan has been named vice president of commercial operations at Health Net, Woodland Hills, Calif. She had been senior vice president of systems and operations at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of the National Capital Area, Washington.
Karen K. Hoyer has been named assistant vice president of Medicare operations at Lifeguard, San Jose, Calif. She had been assistant vice president of health plans at Aetna, Hartford, Conn.
Ralph Grosswald has been named director of outcomes and research at National Healthcare Network, Atlanta. He had been project coordinator for interventional cardiology at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta.
Karen Nelson Kerr has been named manager of communications at Greater Southeast Healthcare System, Washington. She had been coordinator for the communications department.
Nancy Hill-Davis has been named director of human resources at Greater Southeast Healthcare System, Washington. She had been manager of human resources and a consultant for the organizational development and learning department.
Herbert U. Pegues, M.D., has been named medical director of managed care at Miami Children's Hospital. He had been vice president and medical director at Memorial/Sisters of Charity Health Network, Houston.
Lon Berkley has been named project director at Community Health Center Accreditation, Oak Brook Terrace, Ill. He had been executive director at Illinois Primary Health Care Association, Oak Brook.