Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix gets CEO

Banner Health has named Daniel Post CEO of Banner — University Medical Center Phoenix. Post comes to Banner from Loyola Medicine in Illinois, where he has served as regional executive vice president of strategy and business development. He will begin his new role Jan. 27. 

Massachusetts hospital names president

Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Mass., has named Deborah Bitsoli president. She most recently served as president of Morton Hospital in Taunton, Mass. 

Texas hospital appoints COO 

St. David's South Austin (Texas) Medical Center has named Kyle Landry chief operating officer. He previously was vice president of operations at St. David’s Medical Center in Austin. 

Cleveland Clinic names chief clinical transformation officer

Cleveland Clinic has named James Merlino, M.D., chief clinical transformational officer. Merlino returns to Cleveland Clinic, where he served as a colorectal surgeon, chief experience officer and associate chief of staff from 2009 to 2014, after nearly five years at Press Ganey, most recently as its chief transformation officer.


Related News Articles

AHA released its 2020 Environmental Scan which offers an overview of the trends, statistics and economic forecasts likely to affect patients and providers at…
Raymond Waller, director/administrator at Ascension Brighton (Mich.) Center for Recovery, will chair the AHA's Behavioral Health Council in 2020, and Robert…
Patrice Weiss, M.D., executive vice president and chief medical officer for Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Va., will chair the AHA’s Committee on Clinical…
Insights and Analysis
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: New London Hospital in N.H. names CEO; and Tampa General Hospital in Florida names new…
#HealthCareInnovation Thursday Blog
A new thought leadership video series highlights key takeaways to create and sustain a culture of transformational performance improvement at health care…
Insights and Analysis
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: LifeBridge Health announces new president for Sinai Hospital of Baltimore; and…