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16 FAH Leaders Nominated for Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most Influential” List – Vote Now!

May 21, 2015 | FAH Hospital Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Media

Every year, Modern Healthcare magazine honors 100 health leaders in its “100 Most Influential People In Healthcare” list.  This annual ranking honors health policy and healthcare leaders across the country based upon input from Modern Healthcare readers and the magazine’s senior editors.

This year, the FAH is proud to announce that Modern Healthcare’s list of 300 nominees includes 15 leaders from our membership, as well as FAH President & CEO Chip Kahn.  Voting is underway and will continue through June 26th.  We encourage everyone to place their vote and acknowledge the great work of our industry leaders.

FAH leaders nominated for the 2015 “100 Most Influential People In Healthcare” list are:

  • Kelvin Baggett, Senior Vice President of Clinical Operation and Chief Clinical Officer, Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Dallas, TX
  • Ben Breier, President and CEO, Kindred Healthcare, Louisville, KY
  • William Carpenter, Chairman and CEO LifePoint Health, Brentwood, TN
  • Ralph de La Torre, Chairman and CEO, Steward Health Care System, Boston, MA
  • Trevor Fetter, President and CEO, Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Dallas, TX
  • Jay Grinney, President and CEO, HealthSouth Corporation., Birmingham, AL
  • Milton Johnson, Chairman and CEO, HCA, Nashville, TN
  • Chip Kahn, President and CEO, Federation of American Health Systems, Washington, DC
  • Alan Miller, Chairman and CEO, Universal Health Services, King of Prussia, PA
  • Debra Osteen, Senior Vice President, Universal Health Services, President, Behavioral Health Division, King of Prussia, PA
  • Jonathan Perlin, President of Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, HCA, Nashville, TN
  • Lynn Simon, President of Clinical Service and Chief Quality Officer, Community Health Systems, Franklin, TN
  • Wayne Smith, Chairman and CEO, Community Health Systems, Franklin, TN
  • David Vandewater, President and CEO, Ardent Health Services, Nashville, TN
  • Carl Whitmer, President and CEO, IASIS Healthcare, Franklin, TN
  • Michael Wiechart, President and CEO, Capella Healthcare, Franklin, TN

You can learn more about Modern Healthcare’s awards on their recognition page.  Voters are required to vote for exactly five nominees.  Don’t forget to vote now!