Josh Urban has been named CEO of Memorial Hermann the Woodlands (Texas) Hospital.
Urban, 43, had been COO at the Woodlands since 2008. He first joined Memorial Hermann Healthcare System in 2000 as an administrative fellow, reporting to the CEO. He later served in administrative positions at Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center, Houston.
Ron Blaustein has been named CFO of Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
Blaustein, 43, replaces Paula Noble, who retired after 18 years at the hospital. Blaustein has been with the hospital since 2006 and has served as associate CFO since 2010. Before that, he held various strategic financial planning roles at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Lurie Children's is the pediatric teaching arm for Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine.