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Swedish Medical Center Adds New VP

Swedish Medical Center has announced the return of Dena Schmaedecke as the organization’s next vice president of human resources. She comes to the position from another HCA hospital, North Suburban Medical Center, where she also served as vice president of HR.   Schmaedecke was previously on staff at Swedish as an HR business partner from 2009 […]

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Dr. Wolk Moves from CMO of State to Wonderful Company

Dr. Larry Wolk has served as the chief medical officer and executive director of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment since 2013.  He has submitted his resignation to take a new position as chief medical officer for Santa Monica, Calif.-based Wonderful Company.  His new employer manufacturers a variety of national “health brand” products. […]

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Chodkowski Says Farewell to St. Anthony Summit Medical Center

Paul Chodkowski was the first CEO of St. Anthony Summit Medical Center when it opened to the public in 2005.  He retired from that position earlier this month but will continue to live part time in Summit County.  Chodkowski has spent his career in administration of Catholic facilities from coast to coast.  Prior to coming […]

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Community Hospital in Grand Junction Adds New CMO and Trauma Designation

Colorado West Healthcare System dba Community Hospital in Grand Junction has announced that Dr. Thomas Tobin will be the next chief medical officer.  He comes to the position with both medical and administrative experience.  Most recently he served as president of TT Enterprises, a Spokane. Wash.-based consulting firm specializing in providing temporary emergency medicine staffing […]

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Medical Center of Aurora Adds to Leadership Team

The Medical Center of Aurora has announced the selection of Stacy Black as the organization’s next associate chief nursing officer for both TMCA and Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital. Black most recently served as a multi-departmental administrator at Swedish Medical Center.  She moved to Colorado in 2013 as a charge nurse and interim assistant director of the […]

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Humana Taps New Lead for Commercial Sales in Mountain States Sector

Humana Inc. has announced the promotion of Victoria Coley to the leadership position for commercial sales in the Mountain States division which includes Colorado, Idaho and Utah.  She currently serves as market vice president of the desert states (Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico) for Humana, a position she will continue to hold. Coley has been […]

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Rulon Stacey’s New Role at Navigant

Rulon Stacey has been promoted to head the Healthcare Strategy business unit of  Chicago-based Navigant Consulting.   He joined the healthcare segment of Navigant in early 2016 as a managing director of their Leadership Institute. Stacey spent sixteen plus years in Colorado, serving as president and CEO of Poudre Valley Health System and later as the […]

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COPIC’s Sue Swanson Moves On

Sue Swanson, has submitted her resignation at COPIC where she has served as President of its Financial Service Group for the last six years.  She will be following a dream to return to the classroom.  She has secured a position with St. Elizabeth School where she will become a co-teacher in a 5th grade classroom. […]

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CNO Named at North Suburban Medical Center

A HealthONE veteran, Angie Voigt, has been named the next chief nursing officer for North Suburban Medical Center.  She will begin her new role immediately.  Voigt has been a practicing nurse since 2006 beginning her career in the ICU. She has been with HealthONE since 2012 serving in a variety of leadership roles at The […]

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University of Colorado Cancer Center Names New Leader

The University of Colorado has announced the promotion of  Dr. Richard Schulick as the next director of the University of Colorado Cancer Center.  The Center is a consortium of three universities and three teaching hospitals and is the only National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center in Colorado.  In addition to the Anschutz Medical Campus […]

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