By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) announced that Tim L. Hingtgen will be promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer, effective September 1, 2016 (see also Community Health Systems, Inc.).
Commenting on Hingtgen's promotion, Wayne T. Smith, chairman and chief executive officer of Community Health Systems, Inc., said, "Tim is an extremely effective, results-driven healthcare executive and an experienced operator who has provided outstanding leadership for some of our most successful markets. Tim is meticulous about setting operating standards and has a track record of executing strategies that support clinical excellence, business development and growth. In his new role, I'm confident Tim will lead Community Health Systems forward as we work to achieve higher levels of performance across our organization."
Hingtgen will succeed David L. Miller, who previously announced his plans to retire from the Company at the end of the year. Hingtgen and Miller work closely together and will ensure a smooth transition of leadership. Miller will complete his twenty-year tenure with Community Health Systems by serving as special advisor to the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.
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