13 recent hospital, health system executive retirements

Anuja Vaidya (Twitter) - Print  | 

Becker's Hospital Review reported on the following hospital and health system executive retirements in the last four weeks.

They are listed below, in alphabetical order.

1. Baton Rouge, La.-based Woman's Hospital CEO Teri Fontenot opted for early retirement at the end of March.

2. Coupeville, Wash.-based WhidbeyHealth CEO Geri Forbes is retiring July 1.

3. Larry Goodman, MD, CEO of Chicago-based Rush University System for Health and Rush University Medical Center, plans to retire within the next several months.

4. Kevin Halter, president of Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Ashland, Ky., is retiring April 30.

5. Baton Rouge, La.-based Woman's Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Patricia Johnson is retiring.

6. Suffolk, Va.-based Sentara Obici Hospital President Steve Julian, MD, is retiring in early May after six years in the role.

7. Jay Kreuzer, CEO of Honolulu-based Hawaii Health Systems Corporation's West Hawaii Region and of Kona Community Hospital in Kealakekua, Hawaii, is retiring, effective at the end of the year.

8. David R. Lincoln, president and CEO of Tewksbury, Mass.-based Covenant Health, will retire April 26.

9. Donna Russell-Cook, president of Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, retired.

10. Suffolk, Va.-based Sentara Obici Hospital Nurse Executive Phyllis Stoneburner is retiring in April.

11. St. Louis-based Ascension President and CEO Anthony R. Tersigni, EdD, is retiring Dec. 31, ending a 15-year tenure.

12. David Triebes, CEO of Samaritan Albany (Ore.) General Hospital, plans to retire at the end of June.

13. Robert Williams, president and senior executive at UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury (Pa.), will retire April 1.

More articles on executive moves:
23 latest hospital, health system executive moves
Excela Health CEO, COO unexpectedly step down: 4 things to know
Memorial Hospital at Gulfport names CFO

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

To receive the latest hospital and health system business and legal news and analysis from Becker's Hospital Review, sign-up for the free Becker's Hospital Review E-weekly by clicking here.