Cathy Eddy, founder and president of the Health Plan Alliance, is retiring at the end of April. Joe Lastinger, a former Baylor Scott & White Health executive, will take over as president effective immediately.
Alex Azar has been sworn in as President Donald Trump's second health secretary. The former drug company executive and official in George W. Bush's administration succeeds Dr. Tom Price, a former Republican congressman from Georgia.
Hospital bed supplier Hill-Rom Holdings said today that CEO John J. Greisch will retire. The Chicago-based company has begun a search for a new CEO and expects to complete it in the April-to-June quarter.
Trinity Health of New England announced Thursday that Dr. Reginald J. Eadie will become the system's new president and CEO on March 26.