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RWJBarn­abas Health has made two ex­ec­u­tive changes. John Gant­ner has been named pres­i­dent and CEO of Robert Wood John­son Univer­sity Hos­pi­tal’s cam­pus in New Brunswick, N.J., and An­thony Cava is now pres­i­dent of Robert Wood John­son Univer­sity Hos­pi­tal’s cam­pus in Somerville, N.J.

Gant­ner most re­cently was sys­tem ex­ec­u­tive VP and chief in­te­gra­tion of­fi­cer. He helped over­see the re­cent merger of Barn­abas Health and RWJ Health Sys­tem. Pre­vi­ously he was ex­ec­u­tive VP and trea­surer of Univer­sity Hos­pi­tal in New Brunswick.

Be­fore join­ing RWJBarn­abas, Gant­ner was ex­ec­u­tive VP and CFO of BayCare Health Sys­tem based in south­west Florida.

Cava joined Somerville in 2015 as chief ad­min­is­tra­tive of­fi­cer. He was pro­moted to COO and led a num­ber of ex­pan­sions and ren­o­va­tions at the fa­cil­ity in­clud­ing a new ma­ter­nity unit and car­diac catheter­i­za­tion lab­o­ra­tory.

Cava pre­vi­ously was COO of Bayshore Com­mu­nity Hos­pi­tal in Holmdel, N.J.

Scott Siemer has been named VP of re­gional devel­op­ment for Irv­ing, Texas-based Med­i­cal City Health­care, pre­vi­ously known as HCA North Texas.

In his new role, Siemer will fo­cus on re­gional growth by de­vel­op­ing ac­cess points and es­tab­lish­ing re­la­tion­ships with other hos­pi­tals.

Siemer most re­cently was health­care strat­egy man­ager at busi­ness ad­vi­sory firm Kurt Salmon. Pre­vi­ously he was chief strat­egy and devel­op­ment of­fi­cer of Methodist Health Sys­tem based in Dallas.

Susan Reeves has been pro­moted to chief nurs­ing ex­ec­u­tive for Dart­mouthHitch­cock Health based in Le­banon, N.H., ef­fec­tive June 19. She re­places Gay Land­strom, who left late last year.

For the past 10 years, Reeves has been dean of Colby-Sawyer Col­lege’s School of Nurs­ing and Pub­lic Health, the af­fil­i­ated nurs­ing pro­gram of Dart­mouthHitch­cock.

Reeves joined Dartmouth-Hitchcock in 1980 as a staff nurse. She later held sev­eral lead­er­ship roles in­clud­ing di­rec­tor of in­pa­tient psy­chi­a­try, di­rec­tor of ad­min­is­tra­tive ser­vices and VP of op­er­a­tions.

Boca Ra­ton (Fla.) Re­gional Hos­pi­tal Pres­i­dent and CEO Jerry Fedele and COO Karen Poole will re­tire in 2018.

Fedele plans to re­tire by the end of Au­gust 2018. Poole plans to re­tire at the end of April 2018.

Fedele has been CEO since 2008 and the hos­pi­tal has grown un­der his lead­er­ship. Dur­ing his ten­ure, the hos­pi­tal built a neu­ro­science in­sti­tute, a women’s health and well­ness in­sti­tute and a cancer in­sti­tute.

Poole was also hired as COO in 2008. She has more than 30 years of health­care op­er­a­tions ex­pe­ri­ence and held var­i­ous lead­er­ship po­si­tions through­out her ca­reer.




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