CHARTWELL NEWS
  • US Acute Care Solutions names Patrick Free as Senior Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Patrick Free has recently joined US Acute Care Solutions (USACS) as Senior Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer. Prior to joining USACS, Mr. Free served as Senior Vice President, Hospital Affiliated Physicians for Change Healthcare. USACS was formed in 2015 to provide integrated emergency medicine management, hospital medicine…

  • CareFirst names David Kaercher as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that David Kaercher has recently joined CareFirst as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Prior to joining CareFirst, he served as Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City, and prior to that, as Vice President-Information Technology for Blue Cross Blue Shield of…

  • CareFirst selects Stacia Cohen as Executive Vice President of Medical Affairs

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Stacia Cohen has joined CareFirst as Executive Vice President of Medical Affairs. Previously she served in various roles with Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Plus of Minnesota, most recently as Vice President of Medicare.

  • HMS Holdings Corporation names Emmet O’Gara as Executive Vice President

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Emmet O’Gara has joined HMS Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:HMSY) as its Executive Vice President-Total Population Management & Analytics. He previously served Senior Vice President/Chief Revenue Officer of COTA Healthcare, and prior to that spent over eight years as SVP/General Manager of MedeAnalytics.

  • HMS Holdings Corporation names Jacob Sims as Chief Technology Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Jacob Sims has joined HMS Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:HMSY) as Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining HMS, Jacob served as Vice President of Development & Technology for Premise Health, and most recently as Chief Technology Officer for WebMD–Health Services.

  • Oceans Healthcare names Hope VonBorkenhagen as Executive Vice President of Human Resources

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Hope VonBorkenhagen recently joined Oceans Healthcare as Executive Vice President of Human Resources. Prior to joining Oceans Healthcare, she spent several years in Chief Human Resource Officer positions in the energy sector, most recently with HollyFrontier Corporation.

  • Addiction Campuses selects Ken Miles as Chief Financial Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Ken Miles has joined Addiction Campuses as Chief Financial Officer. Addiction Campuses is a recent investment of Summit Partners. Prior to joining Addiction Campuses, Ken served as Chief Financial Officer for Regency Hospital Company, North American Partners in Anesthesia, and most recently as EVP/CFO for Ivy Rehab.

  • Addus HomeCare Corporation names Jean Rush to its Board of Directors

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) recently named Jean Rush to its Board of Directors. Jean most recently served as Executive Vice President-Government Markets for Highmark, Inc. where she oversaw Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and other related business lines. Prior to Highmark, she served in various executive roles with Centene Corporation…

  • Hillco, LTD. names Timothy S. Downard as Chief Financial Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Timothy S. Downard has recently joined Hillco, Ltd. as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Hillco, Ltd., Mr. Downard served as Vice President – Financial Operations for Omnicare, Inc. and most recently Chief Financial Officer for American Health Associates.   Hillco, Ltd. and its affiliates (“Hillco” or the…

  • Vizient, Inc. names David F. Ertel as Chief Financial Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that David F. Ertel has recently joined Vizient Inc. as Chief Financial Officer. Previously, David served as Chief Financial Officer & Chief Strategy Officer of the University of Miami Health System, and earlier as Chief Financial Officer of Einstein Health Network and Einstein Medical Center. He began his career…