January 2012

Lofton Among “Most Powerful People in Healthcare”


Kevin Lofton, president and chief executive officer of CHI, was named one of “The 40 Most Powerful People in Healthcare” by Becker's Hospital Review. Lofton was also #45 on Modern Healthcare magazine's most recent list of the “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare,” his seventh consecutive appearance on the elite list.

In addition, Lofton was among several CHI executives included in Becker’s Hospital Review’s September listing of “The Top Health and Health System Leaders to Know.” Also on the list were Michael Rowan, executive vice president and chief operating officer of CHI; Michael O’Rourke, senior vice president and chief information officer; Ben Koppelman, president and CEO of St. Joseph’s Area Health Services, Park Rapids, MN; Gary Campbell, president and CEO of Centura Health, Englewood, CO; and Jeffrey Brickman, president and CEO of St. Anthony Hospital, Lakewood, CO.