Keeping Up

August 1, 2022




Daniel Bjerknes to regional president and chief executive of Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen, South Dakota. He was president of CHI St. Alexius Health — Williston in North Dakota.

Dr. Anthony Torres to president and chief executive of Yavapai Regional Medical Center in Prescott, Arizona, part of CommonSpirit Health. He was Yavapai Regional Medical Center chief medical officer.

Dr. Adreain Henry to president of Mercy College of Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa. The school is part of CommonSpirit Health.

Gerardo "Jerry" Flores to chief nursing executive for CHRISTUS Health of Irving, Texas.

Scott Richard to vice president of finance for Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

The Glacier Hills Foundation accepted a $1 million gift from the estate of a former resident of the Glacier Hills Senior Living Community in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The resident and his wife had lived in the Life Plan Community at Glacier Hills. Glacier Hills plans to use the funds for projects that would fit well with the couple's passions for travel and the arts. Glacier Hills is part of Trinity Health Senior Communities.

French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, California, has received a gift of $500,000 from Steve and Barbara Hearst to advance a $150 million French Hospital Medical Center expansion project. That project includes the addition of a patient care tower and a heliport. The medical center is part of CommonSpirit Health. Steve Hearst is a great-grandson of the late William Randolph Hearst, an American newspaper magnate and New York congressman.

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