Longtime UnitedHealth CEO Stephen Hemsley will step down Sept. 1, and President David Wichmann will take over. The change marks a major leadership shakeup at the nation's largest health plan.
Dr. Patrick Conway, who has served with the CMS in various roles since 2011, will take over from the health plan's president and CEO, Brad Wilson, who is retiring.
MetroHealth appointed Cheryl Forino Wahl to its newly created role of senior vice president and chief ethics and compliance officer, which aims to validate that the system's policies and practices reflect an ethical culture in which employees do more than simply follow the law.
Dennis Laraway is one of several Memorial Hermann senior executives leaving Houston's largest healthcare system following the sudden resignation in June of CEO Dr. Benjamin Chu.
Harold Wolf III will succeed H. Stephen Lieber, who's served in the role for over 17 years.
Karl Stubelis is leaving Athenahealth Friday after a little over a year as the EHR vendor's CFO. He will be Arcadia Health Solutions' new CFO and lead capital strategy for the company.
Edward Marx, a former University Hospitals CIO who most recently served as executive vice president at the Advisory Board Co., will start in his new role Sept. 1.
Ascension Healthcare has selected Craig Cordola to replace Jesus Garza as its senior vice president and the ministry market executive of Ascension Texas effective Sept. 1, the Catholic-sponsored organization announced Tuesday.