CHARTWELL NEWS
  • CONNECTURE NAMES JEFF SURGES AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Connecture, (NASDAQ:CNXR), a provider of web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces has named Jeff Surges as Chief Executive Officer.  Jeff joined Connecture following his role as President of Healthgrades, Inc and was the Non-Executive Chairman of Strategic Health Services.  Prior to that, Jeff was the…

  • PROVISTA NAMES JIM CUNNIFF AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Provista, a provider of supply chain solutions to the healthcare, hospitality and corporate markets, has named Jim Cunniff as Chief Executive Officer. Jim previously held senior operating roles with Stryker, Kinetic Concepts and Baxter Corporation, and most recently served as CEO of a Private Equity backed compounding pharmacy…

  • SKYGEN USA names Linda Bernier as Chief Marketing Officer

    SKYGEN USA is a world-class collection of benefit management companies bringing next-generation claims management and technology tools together for healthcare organizations.  They offer healthcare payers an integrated outsourcing solution delivered by technology that is flexible, scalable and quickly adaptable to constant change in the healthcare environment.  Today, Wonderbox Technologies, Vestica Healthcare, Scion Dental, American Therapy…

  • SKYGEN USA names Lance Stewart as Chief Revenue Officer

    SKYGEN USA is a world-class collection of benefit management companies bringing next-generation claims management and technology tools together for healthcare organizations.  They offer healthcare payers an integrated outsourcing solution delivered by technology that is flexible, scalable and quickly adaptable to constant change in the healthcare environment.  Today, Wonderbox Technologies, Vestica Healthcare, Scion Dental, American Therapy…

  • United Medical Systems names Scott Sasserson as President & Chief Operating Officer

    United Medical Systems (UMS), a Boston area-based provider of affordable advanced mobile medical services to hospitals, surgery centers and physicians’ offices across the country, has named Scott Sasserson as its President & Chief Operating Officer.  With a diversified services background including senior positions at Apria and US Renal Care, working with the Board and management…

  • The Senior Source names Hassan Tahat as Chief Financial Officer

    The Senior Source, an organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life of older adults in the greater Dallas area through protection, eldercare, financial security, advocacy, volunteerism and employment services, has named Hassan Tahat as Chief Financial Officer.  Chartwell Partners was pleased to assist The Senior Source in this search. Mr. Tahat was…

  • What will the Healthcare workforce of the future look like and what does that mean for you?

    Author: Mike DeSantis   With the healthcare sector adding jobs at a faster rate than most any other industry and with more people retiring than there are sheer numbers replacing them, good leaders are and will continue to be in demand. That said, the environment is changing as rapidly as are the demographics, leading to…

  • Wanted: Healthcare C-Suite Executives Who Are Hands On Operators

    As healthcare providers (payers, health systems, HCIT and the array of service solution providers to these segments) face continued downward pressure on the top-line and with the movement toward more risk-based arrangements, we see the focus on the part of Investors and Boards of Directors increasingly being to find C-Suite executives (CEO’s, CFO’s, COO’s, Sales,…

  • PharMerica Corporation names Robert E. Dries as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that PharMerica (NYSE:PMC) a $2 Billion national provider of institutional pharmacy, specialty infusion and hospital pharmacy management services has hired Robert E. Dries as their Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Dries had spent almost twenty years in the pharmacy services industry, serving most recently as the…

  • U. S. Renal Care hires Brett Kirstein as Senior Vice President-Chief Revenue Officer

    U. S. Renal Care names Brett Kirstein as Senior Vice President-Chief Revenue Officer of the company. Brett started his career with Arthur Andersen where he became a Partner in 2001, and later was Founder of Revenue Cycle Solutions and Managing Director of WayPoint Health Care Advisors.