Wabash General Hospital’s Board of Directors approved organizational changes effective March 1, 2018. These changes are being made to assist with the succession plan of Jay Purvis, President & CEO, who plans to retire at the end of 2018.
Karissa Turner will be promoted to Executive Vice President of Hospital Operations/Chief Operations Officer. The VP of Clinical Services/CNO, Tamara Gould, and VP of Human Resources, Bridget Shepard, along with their respective departments will report to Mrs. Turner.
Lynn Leek will be promoted to Hospital Controller. She will oversee the following departments: Business Office, IT, Materials Management and Medical Records. Mrs. Leek will continue to report directly to Steve McGill, Executive VP of Finance/CFO.
Danielle Stevens will take on additional tasks with the WGH Foundation and her title will be changed to Executive Assistant/Marketing, Foundation & Credentialing Director. Mrs. Stevens will continue to assist the CEO and CFO in their daily matters, maintain the providers’ credential files and coordinate all marketing and public relations assignments.