February/March 2013

Koppelman, Hirsch Elected to Hospital Association Posts

Ben Koppelman, president and CEO of St. Joseph's Area Health Services, Park Rapids, MN, assumed the leadership of the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Board of Directors in January. Having served on MHA's 30-member governing board for the past five years, Koppelman will serve as board chair for the coming year.

Leslie Hirsch, president and CEO of Saint Clare's Health System, Denville, NJ, was elected vice chair of the New Jersey Hospital Association.