Manny Linares has been promoted to CEO of Tenet Healthcare Corp.'s North Shore Medical Center, Miami, from COO. Linares, 41, replaces Ed Banos, who left to become CEO of Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. ... Bill Bradel has been named president of Flagstaff (Ariz.) Medical Center. Bradel, 52, replaces James Puffenberger, president and CEO of parent Northern Arizona Healthcare, who had filled in on an interim basis. Puffenberger remains NAH's CEO. Bradel had been executive vice president and COO of St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore. ... Dennis Roemer, 51, has resigned as CFO of Cooper University Hospital, Camden, N.J., to become senior vice president and CFO of MCG Health, Augusta, Ga., the health system of the Medical College of Georgia. Bill Smith, Cooper's vice president of finance, will serve as interim CFO.
James Mongan, president and CEO of Partners HealthCare System, Boston, has been named to the board of the Commonwealth Fund, New York. Mongan, 64, is expected to be added to the board in July and will be the 12th board member. Mongan also will continue to serve as the chairman of the Commonwealth Fund's commission on a high-performance health system, which is seeking to develop ways for the U.S. healthcare system to broaden access to care and improve quality of care.