23 latest hospital, health system executive moves

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The following hospital and health system executive moves were reported by Becker's Hospital Review in the last week. They are listed below, beginning with the most recent.

1. Thomas Lynch, MD, is leaving his position at Connecticut-based Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven later this summer.

2. CarePoint Health, a health system based in Bayonne, N.J., appointed W. Peter Daniels executive vice president and COO.

3. West Orange, N.J.-based Barnabas Health named Robert T. Adamson, PharmD, chief pharmacy officer, effective immediately.

4. Oconee Regional Medical Center in Milledgeville, Ga., chose Randall "Randy" Hoover as the hospital's new interim CEO.

5. Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital in Westerville, Ohio, appointed Unhee Kim, RN, president.

6. Patricia Sheyka, RN, CNO of Gila Regional Medical Center in Silver City, N.M., plans to retire at the end of August.

7. Marilyn Tremblay, RN, MSN, resigned from her position as CIO at Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties in Orangeburg, S.C., to become IT director of applications at Philadelphia-based Grand View Health.

8. San Francisco-based Dignity Health realigned hospital leadership in the Sacramento, Calif. Michael Ricks, former president of Mercy Hospital of Folsom (Calif.), left Dignity Health. Edmundo CastaƱeda, former president of Mercy General Hospital in Sacramento, is now president of both Mercy General Hospital and Mercy Hospital of Folsom.

9. Milwaukee-based Children's Hospital of Wisconsin named Marc Cadieux CFO.

10. Brian Kellar was named CEO of Page (Ariz.) Hospital, part of Phoenix-based Banner Health.

11. Barbara S. Dember, president and CEO of Verde Valley Medical Center in Cottonwood, Ariz., has resigned.

12. Richard Hammett has been named president and CEO of HealthONE's Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colo.

13. Guthrie Corning Hospital in Corning, N.Y., named Garrett Hoover president and CEO, effective in August.

14. Woodland Heights Medical Center in Lufkin, Texas, appointed Kyle Swift CEO, effective July 27.

15. St. Louis-based SSM Health named Laura Jelle president of its St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, Wis.

16. Andrew L. Davis was named interim CEO of United Medical Center in Washington, D.C., effective July 18.

17. Chris Champlin is the new chief strategy officer for San Francisco-based Dignity Health in the Sacramento, Calif., area.

18. Albany (N.Y.) Medical Center named Courtney Burke, a state government official, as its chief strategy officer.

19. Jeffrey Grossman, MD, was selected to serve as interim CEO of Madison, Wis.-based UW Health.

20. West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, Idaho, appointed Geoff Hill CFO.

21. Karen S. Watts, MSN, RN, was named executive vice president and CNO of Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas.

22. Panama City, Fla.-based Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart Health System named Steve Grubbs president and CEO.

23. Copley Hospital in Morrisville, Vt., named Arthur "Art" Mathisen COO.

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