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Made­line Bell has been named CEO of Chil­dren’s Hos­pi­tal of Philadel­phia, Dr. ef­fec­tive July 1. She’ll suc­ceed Steven Altschuler, who is re­tir­ing af­ter 15 years. Bell, 54, cur­rently serves as pres­i­dent and COO of the hos­pi­tal, roles she’s held since 2010. She be­gan her ca­reer as a pe­di­atric nurse at CHOP in 1983, but left the hos­pi­tal to pur­sue a ca­reer in ad­min­is­tra­tion. She re­turned in 1995 to head the hos­pi­tal’s home-care and case-man­age­ment di­vi­sion and served in sev­eral po­si­tions be­fore be­com­ing ex­ec­u­tive VP and COO in 2007 and pres­i­dent and COO three years later.

She will be the hos­pi­tal’s first fe­male chief ex­ec­u­tive.

Lon­don Quicci has been named COO of Detroit Med­i­cal Cen­ter’s Si­naiGrace Hos­pi­tal.

Quicci, 47, be­gan his new role this month. He has worked in the Tenet Health­care Corp.-owned DMC for the past 22 years. Most re­cently, Quicci served as ad­min­is­tra­tor of DMC Surgery Hos­pi­tal in Madi­son Heights, Mich. He has also served as re­gional VP of sur­gi­cal ser­vices for the DMC and as­so­ciate VP of sup­port ser­vices at Si­nai-Grace.

Be­fore join­ing the DMC, Quicci served in the U.S. Army from 1986 to 1990 and con­tin­ues to serve in the Army Re­serve. He did two tours in Afghanistan while work­ing at Si­nai-Grace.

Linda Chen has been named pres­i­dent of Mary Bridge Chil­dren’s Hos­pi­tal, a pe­di­atric health­care net­work based in Ta­coma, Wash., that’s part of Mul­tiCare Health Sys­tem. The move is ef­fec­tive June 15.

Chen, 43, cur­rently serves as chief net­work and mar­ket of­fi­cer at Walt Dis­ney Pav­il­ion at Florida Hos­pi­tal for Chil­dren in Or­lando, where she has worked since 2010. In her role at Mary Bridge, a new po­si­tion at the hos­pi­tal, she will work to build new strate­gic part­ner­ships for the or­ga­ni­za­tion.

Pre­vi­ously, Chen held po­si­tions in the sports and en­ter­tain­ment in­dus­try, where she de­vel­oped in­no­va­tive brand part­ner­ships. She also worked for Walt Dis­ney Co. in the al­liance devel­op­ment busi­ness seg­ment.




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