Springfield Hospital said in a statement that the hospital is "facing challenges created by a declining population, rising costs, below-cost reimbursements from payers, and an increase in the number of patients who are unable to pay for care."
Trinity Health CEO Dr. Richard Gilfillan plans to step down from the helm of the Livonia, Mich.-based system in June 2019. He will be succeeded by Michael Slubowski, who currently serves as Trinity's president and chief operating officer.
Four premature babies in the neonatal ICU have contracted the Acinetobacter baumannii bacteria since September, three of whom died, according to public health officials.
John O'Brien will serve as senior adviser for drug pricing reform to HHS Secretary Alex Azar.
Eric Evans, Tenet Healthcare Corp.'s president of hospital operations, is leaving the hospital chain at the end of the year. His position will be eliminated.
Magellan Health announced early Wednesday that the CEO of its managed-care division, Sam Srivastava, is being "terminated without cause" on Dec. 28.