James Moore, vice chairman and CEO of OSF Healthcare System, Peoria, Ill., since 1999, will retire Feb. 28, 2011.
James Moore, vice chairman and CEO of OSF Healthcare System,
Peoria, Ill., since 1999, will retire Feb. 28, 2011. Kevin Schoeplein,
executive vice president, will succeed him. Moore was appointed chief
financial officer of OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in 1980 after
having served as reimbursement manager for the Sisters of the Third
Order of St. Francis since 1977. In 1996, he became CEO of the central
Illinois region of OSF Healthcare System and in 1999 became CEO of the
entire system. During his tenure as CEO, annual patient revenue
increased from $1 billion to $4 billion, the number of employees grew
from 10,000 to 12,000 and the patient population being served more than
doubled to 2.5 million. Schoeplein came to the organization in 1978 as
assistant administrator/CEO of OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in
Rockford, Ill. After a series of promotions, he became executive vice
president of the system in 2003.