Hospitals under stress with re-organization – North Hawaii also just lost their big financial supporter, Earl Bakken, founder of Medtronic. Meanwhile, Grady in Atlanta gets a new CEO to hopefully guide them in the direction they need to go as well. BD
Jeff Comer, chief executive of the embattled North Hawaii Community Hospital on the Big Island, has resigned. Comer joined the Waimea hospital just two months ago and the hospital board said it will start searching for a new CEO immediately.