Catholic Health East, Newtown Square, Pa., named John Capasso, 51, president and chief executive officer of a newly created long-term, post-acute and continuing-care division, the Continuing Care Management Services Network. The appointment is effective immediately.
Capasso was previously president and CEO of Catholic Health Easts St. Joseph of the Pines Health System, Southern Pines, N.C. He will oversee St. Joseph of the Pines; Mercy Medical, Daphne, Ala.; and John Knox Village, Tampa Fla., and other non-acute-care operations, said Scott Share, a spokesman for the 23-hospital system. -- by Melanie Evans