Friday, March 25, 2011
Written by: Patrick Howington
Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare has named David Laird its new president and chief executive officer, effective April 1.
Laird has been the organization’s senior vice president of strategy and business development since 2008. He has been the company’s lead negotiator in discussions about a possible merger with the University of
Louisville’s health-care operations and Catholic Health Initiatives.
Janice James, who has been transition CEO since July 2009, will remain with JHSMH until April 15, the company said in a news release Friday.