Alex Kacik is the hospital operations reporter for Modern Healthcare in Chicago. Aside from hospital operations, he covers supply chain, legal and finance. Before joining Modern Healthcare in 2017, Kacik covered various business beats for seven years in the Santa Barbara, California region. He received a bachelor's degree in journalism from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in Central California.
January 11, 2018
Chinese billionaire Tianqiao Chen has increased his stake in Community Health Systems to 24%, but has not indicated that he or his company, Shanda Group, will take a more active role in the company's turnaround.
January 10, 2018
Dr. Benjamin Chu joined Manatt Health as a managing director, where he will help integrated health systems, academic medical centers and health policy leaders navigate the changing healthcare landscape. Chu previously served as Memorial Hermann Health System's CEO for about a year.
January 09, 2018
Dr. David Bailey, president and CEO of the Nemours Children's Health System, will retire this year after a 21-year tenure at the Jacksonville, Fla.-based system, including 13 years in the top job.