A few weeks ago, a commenter asked NICHE to list “the physicians that have been ‘rid’ from Lutheran” under the leadership of Community Health Systems. Developing such a list is challenging given that names continue to be added and some individuals have left quietly on their own accord. In addition, it’s not just about physicians; several executives, caregivers, and board members. This, then, is just a sample from Michael Poore’s first 90 days as LHN CEO:
Of course, this leads to another question: who’s next? And what level of local control yet exists with the loss of these talented people?