Ruth Lefton has been appointed COO of Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia. She replaces Susan Bernini, who retired after 46 years with Einstein Healthcare Network.
Lefton, 54, has been with Einstein Healthcare Network for more than 20 years. She was previously COO for 14 years of MossRehab, a rehabilitation hospital based in Elkins Park, Pa., Einstein Medical Center Elkins Park, and Willowcrest, a skilled-nursing and rehabilitation facility. She also was assistant VP of MossRehab.
Matthew Bailey has been promoted to president of the Indiana University Health's South Central Region, which includes four hospitals, effective Nov. 1. He will also be president of IU Health Bloomington Hospital. He replaces Mark Moore, 64, who has retired after 14 years at the helm of the region.
Bailey, 56, was most recently COO of IU Health's South Central Region, a role he held since last October. He also was president of IU Health West Hospital in Avon, Ind., for six years. Before joining IU Health, Bailey was president and CEO of Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.