Michael Baumgartner http://wkms.org en Three West Kentucky Hospitals Name New Presidents http://wkms.org/post/three-west-kentucky-hospitals-name-new-presidents <p>Three West Kentucky Hospitals have named new CEO's this week.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">William Brown will lead Baptist Health Paducah, Michael </span>Baumgartner<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;will lead Baptist Health </span>Madisonville<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Phillip Patterson will head the </span>Owensboro<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Health Hospital.&nbsp; Brown will also assume the newly created title of West Regional Executive to oversee operations of both the Paducah and </span>Madisonville<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Baptist health campuses.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:26:36 +0000 Rob Canning 34407 at http://wkms.org Three West Kentucky Hospitals Name New Presidents Baptist Health Madisonville Names New President http://wkms.org/post/baptist-health-madisonville-names-new-president <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Michael </span>Baumgartner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the new president of Baptist Health </span>Madisonville<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span>Baumgartner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> currently serves as president of St. Francis Medical Center in Shakopee</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Minnesota and has 37-years of healthcare related experience.&nbsp; Current President Bert Whitaker announced his retirement in April after seven years with the hospital. Baptist Health is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Kentucky. </span>Baumgartner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will start his new position once Whitaker retires&nbsp;September </span>23rd<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:04:34 +0000 Rob Canning 34399 at http://wkms.org Baptist Health Madisonville Names New President