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ACHE would like to congratulate the following hospitals led by ACHE affiliates named to Solucient's "100 Top" Hospitals List for 2002 and published by Modern Healthcare.

  • Avista Adventist Hospital, Louisville, CO
    John A. Sackett, FACHE, chief executive officer

  • Baptist Medical Center Nassau, Fernandina Beach, FL
    Jim L. Mayo, CHE, administrator

  • Beverly (MA) Hospital
    Stephen R. Laverty, president, Northeast Health Systems, Inc./Beverly Hospital

  • Brown County General Hospital, Georgetown, OH
    David T. Wallace, president and CEO

  • Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital, Tucson, AZ
    Wesley E. Colvin, chief executive officer

  • Community Hospital of New Port Richey, FL
    Ernest L. Meier, president and CEO

  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
    James W. Varnum, CHE, president, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Alliance

  • Delray Medical Center, Delray Beach, FL
    Mitchell S. Feldman, chief executive officer

  • Douglas County Hospital, Alexandria, MN
    William G. Flaig, CHE, administrator

  • DuBois (PA) Regional Medical Center
    Raymond A. Graeca, CHE, president and CEO

  • Evanston (IL) Northwestern Healthcare
    Mark R. Neaman, FACHE, president and CEO

  • Fairview Ridges Hospital, Burnsville, MN
    David R. Page, FACHE, president and CEO, Fairview Health Services

  • Fort Madison (IA) Community Hospital
    C. James Platt, chief executive officer

  • Frankfort (KY) Regional Medical Center
    David P. Steitz, chief executive officer

  • Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia, NC
    Wayne F. Shovelin, FACHE, president and CEO, CaroMont Health/Gaston Memorial Hospital

  • Hendersonville (TN) Medical Center
    Jeffrey D. Fee, chief executive officer

  • Lakeview Hospital, Bountiful, UT
    Craig Preston, FACHE, chief executive officer

  • Lancaster (PA) General Hospital
    Michael A. Young, FACHE, president and CEO

  • Lewistown (PA) Hospital
    A. Gordon McAleer, Jr., FACHE, president and CEO

  • Logan (UT) Regional Hospital
    Richard J. Smith, FACHE, chief executive officer, IHC - Logan/Idaho Region

  • Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, IN
    Thomas D. Miller, CHE, chief executive officer

  • Maine Medical Center, Portland
    Vincent S. Conti, CHE, president and CEO

  • Martin Memorial Medical Center, Stuart, FL
    Richmond M. Harman, FACHE, president and CEO, Martin Memorial Health Systems, Inc.

  • Meadowview Regional Medical Center, Maysville, KY
    David E. Loving, chief executive officer

  • Mease Countryside Hospital, Safety Harbor, FL
    James A. Pfeiffer, CHE, chief operating officer

  • Mercy Medical Center, Canton, OH
    Christopher M. Dadlez, FACHE, president and CEO, CSAHS/UHHS-Canton, Inc.

  • Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa, Mason City
    James G. Fitzpatrick, CHE, interim president and CEO

  • Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater, FL
    Philip K. Beauchamp, FACHE, president and CEO, Morton Plant Mease Health Care

  • Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI
    Ralph J. Cerny, FACHE, president

  • North Florida Regional Medical Center, Gainesville
    Brian C. Robinson, president and CEO

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
    Gary A. Mecklenburg, CHE, president and CEO, Northwestern Memorial HealthCare

  • Northwest Hospital Center, Randallstown, MD
    Robert W. Fischer, CHE, president

  • Oak Hill Hospital, Spring Hill, FL
    Jaime A. Wesolowski, chief executive officer

  • Parkridge Medical Center, Chattanooga, TN
    Niels P. Vernegaard, CHE, president and CEO, Parkridge Health System, Inc.

  • Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta
    R. Timothy Stack, FACHE, president and CEO

  • Regional Medical Center - Bayonet Point, Hudson, FL
    David R. Williams, CHE, chief executive officer

  • Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH
    Mark H. Shuter, FACHE, chief executive officer

  • Saint Francis Hospital and Health Center, Blue Island, IL
    Colleen L. Kannaday, CHE, president

  • Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center, Fort Myers, FL
    Stephen L. Royal, CHE, president and CEO, Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center and Gulf Coast Hospital

  • Spectrum Health East Campus, Grand Rapids, MI
    Richard C. Breon, FACHE, president and CEO

  • St. Clare Hospital, Lakewood, WA
    Brooks Sutton, vice president and COO

  • St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT
    David D'Eramo, Ph.D., FACHE, president and CEO

  • St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way, WA
    Syndey M. Bersante, chief operating officer

  • St. Joseph Hospital, Omaha, NE
    Philip P. Gustafson, FACHE, president and CEO, Creighton University Medical Center/St. Joseph Hospital

  • St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
    John R. Morahan, CHE, president and CEO

  • St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network, Bethlehem, PA
    Richard A. Anderson II, FACHE, president and CEO

  • St. Luke's Hospital, Chesterfield, MO
    Gary R. Olson, FACHE, president

  • St. Peter's Hospital, Albany, NY
    Steven P. Boyle, CHE, president and CEO, St. Peter's Health Care Services

  • Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro, MA
    Linda J. Shyavitz, CHE, president and CEO

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia
    Thomas J. Lewis, president and CEO

  • Tyrone (PA) Hospital
    Thomas G. Bartlett III, CHE, chief executive officer

  • UHHS Geauga Regional Hospital, Chardon, OH
    Richard J. Frenchie, CHE, president and CEO

  • UPMC Northwest Medical Center, Oil City, PA
    Neil E. Todhunter, CHE, president and CEO

  • UPMC Passavant, Pittsburgh
    Teresa G. Petrick, president and CEO

  • Valley View Medical Center, Cedar City, UT
    Steven R. Smoot, chief executive officer

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
    Norman B. Urmy, FACHE, executive vice president

  • Van Wert (OH) County Hospital
    Mark J. Minick, president and CEO

  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh
    James M. Collins, president and CEO

  • Westmoreland Regional Hospital, Greensburg, PA
    Joseph J. Peluso, president and CEO, Westmoreland Health System

  • William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
    John D. Labriola, FACHE, senior vice president and hospital director

  • Williamson (WV) Memorial Hospital
    Timothy R. Trottier, chief executive officer

  • York (PA) Hospital
    Richard L. Seim, president