Ascension Healthcare will be getting a new CEO according to the organization’s announcement on January 12. In the announcement, the organization’s current president and CEO, Bob Henkel, plans to step down from his position on June 30 and as the executive vice president of Ascension. Henkel will be replaced by Patricia Maryland, the organization’s current president of healthcare operations and chief operating officer. Aside from the highest position in the organization, Ascension also reported that Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, who will step down as the chairman of Ascension, will be the organization’s newest executive vice president who will handle Ascension Information Services and Ascension Ministry Service Center.
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