Keeping Up

August 15, 2017


Chris Glenney to senior vice president of group operations for Irving, Texas-based CHRISTUS Health and chief executive of CHRISTUS Health Northeast Texas of Tyler, Texas. CHRISTUS Health Northeast includes CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System in Tyler, CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System in Texarkana and CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System in Longview. He was president and chief executive of CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances. He replaces J. Lindsey Bradley, who is retiring.

Joan Coffman to president and chief executive of HSHS St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur, Ill., effective Sept. 5. She was president and chief executive of HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital in Chippewa Falls, Wis.

Paul C. Hiltz to interim chief executive of Mercy Medical Center of Canton, Ohio, effective July 24. Hiltz most recently was a senior adviser for Mercy Health in Cincinnati. He now replaces Mercy Medical Center President and Chief Executive Thomas E. Cecconi, who is retiring. Cecconi will remain with Mercy through December as president emeritus.

In connection with Louisville, Ky.-based KentuckyOne Health's divestiture of nine of its facilities, Joe Gilene is departing as president of Louisville's Jewish Hospital, one of the sites slated for divestiture. Dr. Ron Waldridge will assume the role of president of Jewish Hospital in addition to his existing role as chief medical officer at Jewish Hospital and physician executive of KentuckyOne Health Medical Group. Also, Maureen Buckley will become Jewish Hospital's interim chief nursing officer, following Shawn O'Connor's departure.



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