10 Hospital and Health System Executive Moves

January 18, 2013 | Print  |

The following hospital executive moves occurred within the past week, beginning with the most recent.

1. Memphis, Tenn.-based Methodist North Hospital, part of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare in Memphis, named Jonathan Watkins interim CEO.

2. Southwest Health Center in Platteville, Wis., retained B.E. Smith, a leadership solutions firm, to lead a national search for a CFO.

3. The Memorial Hospital at Craig (Colo.) and its management company, Quorum Health Resources, named Joyce Grove Hein interim CEO, effective Jan. 21.

4. Bill Widener, CEO of Middle Park Medical Center, a 25-bed critical access hospital in Kremmling, Colo., resigned.

5. Estes Park (Colo.) Medical Center named Roberta Swenson, FACHE, interim CEO.

6. Porterville, Calif.-based Sierra View District Hospital's board fired CEO Joe Stewart and named Donna Hefner interim CEO.

7. The LeFlore County Hospital Authority retained B.E. Smith, a leadership solutions firm, to lead a national CEO search for Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau.

8. South Seminole Hospital in Longwood, Fla., named Karen Frenier, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, president.

9. Benson (Ariz.) Hospital named Richard Polheber CEO and Ken Gorason CFO.

10. North Hawaii Community Hospital in Kamuela named Lowell W. Johnson interim CEO.

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