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St. Joe Fills Chief Medical Slot

03/28/2017
St. Joe Fills Chief Medical Slot

St. Joseph Hospital-Orange said Scott Rusk would be chief medical officer, effective immediately, with a mandate to “improve clinical quality and outcomes,” Chief Executive Jeremy Zoch said.

Rusk previously served as vice president of medical affairs and chief medical officer at the 143-bed Mercy Health System of Maine in Portland, Maine.

He replaces interim chief medical officer Paul Beck, who is an orthopedic surgeon with St. Joseph Hospital.

St. Joseph Hospital-Orange is a 463-bed, nonprofit Catholic hospital and a member of Irvine-based St. Joseph Hoag Health system. The system includes seven hospitals and 26 urgent care centers in Orange County and the High Desert.

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