HOSPITALS AND HEALTH SYSTEMS
Dr. Randall Linton is retiring as president and CEO of the northwest Wisconsin region of Mayo Clinic Health System at the end of April. Dr. Richard
Helmers will take on Linton’s duties, but his title will be regional VP.
Linton, a pediatrician, served as CEO for 15 years. During his tenure, he led the implementation of the Mayo Model of Community Care to improve quality and cost effectiveness of communitybased care. He also helped establish the new Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Residency Program to train primarycare physicians in northwest Wisconsin.
Madelyn Pearson has been named senior VP of patientcare services and chief nursing officer of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, effective June 12. She succeeds Lisa
Morrissey, who has been interim CNO since October 2016.
Pearson currently serves as regional senior VP of patient-care services and CNO for Mount Sinai Health System in New York City. She also co-chairs the nursing quality leadership council for Mount Sinai. Previously she was senior VP of patient-care services and CNO at Englewood (N.J.) Hospital and Medical Center.