Keeping Up

January 15, 2015
Chuck Williams
Williams
Patty Martin
Martin
Kevin Nishida
Nishida
Michael Taylor
Taylor
David Pringle
Pringle
Tocco-Bradley
Tocco-Bradley
Stewart
Stewart
Alexander
Alexander
Wager
Wager
Royne
Royne
Weaver
Weaver
 

PRESIDENTS/CEOS

Anthony Houston to president of CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs of Hot Springs, Ark., from executive vice president and chief operating officer of SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City, Mo.

John Sigsbury to president of St. Mary's Hospital in Centralia, Ill., from president and chief executive of Emanuel Medical Center in Turlock, Calif. He replaces Bruce Merrell, who retired in October.

Joel P. Yuhas to president and chief executive of Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center – Long Beach of Long Beach, Calif., from president and chief executive of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's UPMC Beacon Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, and UPMC senior vice president, international operations.

ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES

St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii in Honolulu has made these changes: Chuck Williams to senior vice president – clinical operations; Patty Martin to vice president – mission and organizational effectiveness; and Kevin Nishida to chief financial officer.

SCL Health of Denver has made these changes: Michael L. Taylor to executive vice president and chief operating officer of hospital operations; and David Pringle to senior vice president of mission integration.

Trinity Health of Livonia, Mich., has made these changes: Dr. Bechara Choucair to senior vice president for safety net transformation and community benefit at Trinity Health; Dina Richard to senior vice president, treasury and chief investment officer, Trinity Health; Dr. Rosalie Tocco-Bradley to chief medical officer of St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor in Ypsilanti, Mich., and St. Joseph Mercy Livingston in Howell, Mich.; and Deanna D. Stewart to president, executive director of the Mount Carmel Foundation in Columbus, Ohio.

David F. Alexander to chief financial officer of St. Joseph's Healthcare System, Paterson, N.J.

Philip Loftus to senior vice president, chief information officer of SSM Health in 
St. Louis.

Richard Wager to senior vice president – operations, chief operating officer of Benedictine Health System of Duluth, Minn.

Sharon Royne to senior vice president for human resources for CHI Franciscan Health, Tacoma, Wash.

Dr. Creighton Wright to vice president of medical affairs for Mercy Health – West Hospital in Cincinnati.

Andrea Weaver to director of risk management, quality improvement and corporate responsibility at Schervier Nursing Care Center in Bronx, N.Y.

ANNIVERSARIES

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels, New Braunfels, Texas, 145 years.

Mercy Medical Center – Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, 125 years.

PeaceHealth Peace Harbor Medical Center, Florence, Ore., 25 years.

NAME CHANGE

Covenant Health Systems of Tewksbury, Mass., is changing its name to Covenant Health.

 

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