Michael Schwartz has been named president and chief executive officer at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, Ill. He had been executive director and chief operating officer at Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune, N.J.
Mark Wiener has been named administrator at St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee. He had been senior vice president and chief operating officer at Trinity Lutheran Hospital, Kansas City, Mo.
CFOs, CIOs, COOs
Patricia R. Burke has been named vice president of sales and product development at QualCare Preferred Providers, Piscataway, N.J. She had been director of insurance company operations and product development at HIP of New Jersey, New Brunswick.
Richard D. Cameron, M.D., has been named chief operating officer at St. Edward Mercy Medical Center, Fort Smith, Ark. He had been executive director at Mercy Health Plans, Fort Smith.
VPs, associates, assistants
James P. Buchta has been named vice president of operations at Alta Therapies, Pleasanton, Calif. He had been regional director of operations for Southern California, Arizona and New Mexico, Mesa, Ariz.
Renee S. Frazier has been named senior vice president and executive officer at VHA Pennsylvania, Pitts-burgh. She had been vice president of corporate strategic planning at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maryland, Owings Mills.
James R. Gravell Jr. has been named vice president of finance at Hinsdale (Ill.) Hospital and Adventist Health System's Midwest region, Hinsdale. He had been vice president of finance at Adventist and chief financial officer of its multistate hospital division, Orlando, Fla.
David Drummond has been named sales manager of commercial products at Health 1-2-3, Nashville. He had been business development director at Baptist-Saint Thomas Health Associates, Nashville.
Jeff Forshee has been named executive director of marketing at Health 1-2-3, Nashville. He had been vice president of sales at Health Net, Nashville.
Jess Taylor has been named director of management services at St. Barnabas Health System, Gibsonia, Pa. He had been executive director at Highmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Pittsburgh.