June 2011
Modern Healthcare;6/27/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 26, p34
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The article reports that William Petasnick, chief executive of Froedtert Health in Wisconsin, will relinquish the daily operational management of the system's hospitals and health system to two presidents, namely Catherine Jacobson and Cathy Buck.


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