Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vt., has named Eileen Whalen president and COO, effective in January.
Whalen, 59, will join Fletcher Allen from Harborview Medical Center, an academic medical center in Seattle that is part of University of Washington Medicine. She served as Harborview's executive director. Whalen, a nurse by background, has more than 35 years of healthcare experience.
“Eileen brings considerable experience both as a nurse and senior healthcare administrator to Fletcher Allen,” Fletcher Allen CEO Dr. John Brumsted said in a news release.