February 2009

National Leaders

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Mitch Melfi, Esq., to SVP of legal services and general counsel for CHI from SVP and chief risk officer. Phil Foster, VP of risk and insurance, will serve as interim chief risk officer. John Newton, who served as interim general counsel since June 2008, will continue as VP of legal services. Stephen Moore to SVP and chief medical officer for CHI, effective March 30, from SVP, clinical quality and patient safety, Inova Health System, Falls Church, VA. Moore began his career in family medicine more than 25 years ago and has served as a top patient care and clinical improvement executive at several large, nonprofit health care systems. Michael O’Rourke to chief information officer for CHI after serving on an interim basis since August 2007. He led the restructuring of CHI’s Information Technology Services from 40 autonomous operations into a single, centralized operation, saving $12.5 million in the first year.