Breier named president of Kindred, retains COO title
Kindred Healthcare, Louisville, Ky., appointed Benjamin Breier president in addition to his role as COO. Breier, 41, took over the president title from Paul Diaz, who will remain CEO. Breier, a Modern Healthcare Up & Comer in 2010, has served as COO since August 2010. He joined the company in 2005, serving first as president of Kindred’s Peoplefirst rehabilitation division and then as president of the hospital division. He previously was senior vice president of operations at Concentra.