Steward Health Care System named Kimberly Bassett president of Morton Hospital (PDF), a 133-bed hospital in Taunton, Mass., that the system acquired last year.
Bassett has worked for Health Management Associates for 22 years. She most recently served as CEO of St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, an 84-bed hospital in St. Cloud, Fla., that is part of the HMA system. A spokeswoman for the hospital said that Lindell Orr is serving as interim CEO.