Jeffrey Brasie has been named president and chief executive officer at Volunteers of America of Central Ohio, Columbus. He had been CEO at Recreation Unlimited-National Challenge for People with Disabilities, Ashley, Ohio.
CFOs, CIOs, COOs
Paul Auerbach, M.D., has been named chief operating officer at MedAmerica, Oakland, Calif. He had been COO at Sterling Healthcare Group, Coral Gables, Fla.
John McSorley has been named chief financial officer at QualCare Preferred Providers, Piscataway, N.J. He had been president and chief executive officer at Group Council Mutual Insurance Co., New York.
VPs, associates, assistants
Catherine Boyne has been named vice president of community-care services for the Chesapeake region at Genesis Eldercare, Towson, Md. She had been chief operating officer at Maryland Health Network, Baltimore.
Kim Carr has been named vice president of community-care services for the mid-Atlantic region at Genesis Eldercare, Kennett Square, Pa. She had been regional director of operations.
Charles Derus, M.D., has been named vice president and medical director at Accord Health Plan, Westchester, Ill. He had been medical director at Dreyer Health Plan, Aurora, Ill.
Bill Mead has been named regional vice president for North Carolina at Housecall Medical Resources, Atlanta. He had been chief financial officer for the pharmacy and home medical equipment divisions.
John O'Donnell has been named senior vice president of finance at NextCare, Austin, Texas. He had been national director of hospital financial operations at GranCare, Atlanta.
Tim Quigley has been named vice president of nursing at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston. He had been acting vice president.
John Siedlecki has been named senior vice president of marketing at Quorum Health Group, Brentwood, Tenn. He had been vice president of marketing.
Thomas Spindler has been named senior vice president and executive officer at VHA Mid-America, Overland Park, Kan. He had been senior vice president and chief executive officer of the institutional- care division at Sharp HealthCare, San Diego.
Michael Warshell has been named vice president of operations and development for the Midwest at LingraphiCare America, Palo Alto, Calif. He had been regional director at Curative Health Services, East Setauket, N.Y.
Robert Bowersox has been named executive director of the managed-care group at Eskaton, Sacramento, Calif. He had been vice president of hospital operations at Summit Care, Burbank, Calif.
Lynn Gallagher-Ford has been named general manager of pediatrics and maternal child services at SNI Home Care, Flourtown, Pa. She had been director of clinical services at Newborn Nurses, Moores-town, N.J.
Ramesh Joshi has been named director of operations at Accord Health Plan, Westchester, Ill. He had been executive director at MercyCare, Westchester.
Darcy Kalles has been named critical-care director at Wuesthoff Hospital, Rockledge, Fla. She had been assistant director of nursing at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami.
Karen Burris Lombardi has been named director of community relations at White Plains (N.J.) Hospital Center. She had been director of volunteer services.
Roger Schuler has been named executive director of rehabilitation services at Flagstaff (Ariz.) Medical Center. He had been administrative director of rehabilitation services at Sun Health Corp., Sun City, Ariz.