Margaret Hanson, 59, was selected to take over as president of Caritas Norwood (Mass.) Hospital, according to a news release. Hanson, a registered nurse, will replace John Chessare, 57, who left to pursue other opportunities.
Hanson served as executive vice president and chief operation officer of the two-hospital Cape Cod Healthcare system prior to joining Caritas Norwood. She has also held several senior-administrator positions with Bostons Brigham and Womens Hospital. -- by Shawn Rhea