Health Current Announces
Board of Directors
Health Current has announced a new Board of Directors following a unanimous vote at the Board of Director's meeting July 25, 2017. The Board of Directors of Health Current, formerly Arizona...Arizona Comings & Goings
Gould most recently served as president of Banner's Arizona West Division.
As president and CEO of CTCA Phoenix, Gould will oversee all hospital administrative and clinical operations, as well as the CTCA outpatient care centers opening throughout the metro Phoenix area. A third being planned for later this year.
In a release Gould...Arizona Comings & Goings
Formerly of Anthem, Beth Ginzinger will oversee the insurer's strategic planning process and lead the development of corporate and subsidiary strategies. BCBSAZ CEO and President Pam Kehaly stated:
Beth brings a level of expertise that will help expand the meaningful work we do on behalf of our members, and find more opportunities...Arizona Comings & Goings
Scott Nordlund is now the chief strategy and growth officer for Banner Health and a member of its senior leadership team. He was formerly executive VP of Partnership, Growth and Innovation for Select Medical Corp., a national network of specialty hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation clinics and occupational health centers.
On...Arizona Comings & Goings
Keith Knutson joined Arizona Care Network as director of analytics in January 2018. He leads ACN’s analytics program and collaborates closely with senior leaders to meet the strategic and
operational reporting needs of the organization. His expertise in innovative reporting solutionswill drive ACN’s analysis of population health...Arizona Comings & Goings
Humana announced that it has hired Paula Kellogg as Regional Vice President, Provider Experience for the Central West Region.
Kellogg will be responsible for oversight of Humana’s Commercial and Medicare provider networks in Humana’s Central West Region, which encompasses Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico. In this role, he will be...Arizona Comings & Goings
Advisor to The Hertel Report, Bob Smith, has made the move from chief financial officer to chief executive officer at Arizona Spine and Joint Hospital. That position was previously held by Todd Greene, who is now CEO at BSA Hospital in Amarillo, TX.
Zach Johnson is now CFO at Arizona Spine and Joint Hospital. He was formerly with...Arizona Comings & Goings
Family physician Patrick Rankin, M.D. first joined BMG in November 2017 as a physician executive for Arizona West and replaces Mystie Johnson-Foote M.D., who retired from the role in February.
Previously, Dr. Rankin was a chief physician executive of Kalispell Regional Healthcare in Montana, where he focused on...Arizona Comings & Goings
Dr. David Beyda is retiring from Phoenix Children's Hospital as division chief of pediatric intensive care after 35 years. A founding member of the hospital, Beyda was the first pediatric intensivist in Arizona....Arizona Comings & Goings
Brian Riveland is now the chief physician executive at Summit Medical Group. he was formerly the CEO of Thunderbird Internal Medicine. Dr. Graeme Tolson is now medical director, population health at Summit Health Management. He is also the president and managing partner of Paseo Primary Care Physicians.
Rachael Vasko is now regional...Arizona Comings & Goings
Mike Uchrin is stepping down as CEO of Health Choice as of March 16. Troy Smith, Health Choice's COO, will serve as interim division CEO. Shawn Nau, CEO of Health Choice Integrated Care will now assume the role as CEO for Steward Health Choice Arizona.
Mike...Arizona Comings & Goings
Kathleen Collins Pagels is retiring after 16 years as executive director of the Arizona Health Care Association. Dave Voepel, formerly the executive director of the Illinois Health Care Association, has been named Pagels' successor.Arizona Comings & Goings
Dr. Virag Shah is now the associate regional medical officer for CareMore. He was formerly the medical director for post-acute services and population health for USC-PIH Hospital in California.Arizona Comings & Goings
Dr. Marjorie Bessel is now Banner Health's chief clinical officer and part of its senior leadership team. Her career at Banner spans more than a decade; she most recently was the VP and CMO for community delivery, including hospital and ambulatory operations.Arizona Comings & Goings