Executive Appointments

Jim Bishop has been named CFO of Sullivan County Community Hospital. Previously, Bishop served as CFO of Crittenden Health Systems in Marion, Kentucky.

Jae Dale has been named CEO of Lutheran Health Network Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw. Previously, Dale served as CEO at Oro Valley Hospital in Tucson, Arizona.

Jesus Delgado has been named the CIO of Community Foundation of Northwest Indiana. Previously, Delgado served as the executive director of IT operations and cybersecurity at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Claudia Eisenmann has been named president and CEO of Gibson General Hospital in Princeton. Previously, Eisenmann served as CEO of Wilbarger General Hospital in Vernon, Texas.

Kyle Fisher has been named CFO of Community Health Network in Indianapolis. Previously, Fisher served as CEO of Visionary Enterprises Inc., a subsidiary of Community Health Network.

Dr. Barry Freeman has been named first vice president, chief clinical integration officer of Hendricks Regional Health. He has more than 20 years of primary care experience in the Hendricks Regional Health Medical Group.

Dr. Dan Handel has been named CMO of the IU Health South Central Region. Previously, Handel served as executive medical director and CMO of the Medical University of South Carolina.

Dave Hyatt has been named critical access hospital president for the IU Health East Central Region. Previously, Hyatt served as president of IU Health Jay Hospital.

Michael Kirschner has been named chief physician practice management officer of Hendricks Regional Health. He has more than 20 years of experience serving as CFO and COO in the health care industry.

Dennis Ressler has been named vice president of finance/CFO of Hendricks Regional Health. He has more than 35 years of experience in health care financial management, accounting, and systems implementation.

Ed Romero has been named the CFO of Gary-based Methodist Hospitals. Previously, Romero served as market CFO at Lutheran Health Network.

Dr. Michele Saysana has been named vice president of safety, quality, and performance improvement at IU Health. She will continue to serve as chief quality and safety officer at IU Health.

Brian Shockney has been named president of the IU Health South Central Region. Previously, Shockney served as the region’s COO.

Rodney Stevens, RN, has been named COO for critical access hospitals for the IU Health East Central Region. Stevens will have direct operational responsibilities for both IU Health Jay and IU Health Blackford and will continue to serve as CNO for IU Health Blackford.