St. Luke's Health System, October 24, 2011
Gary W. Jordan has been named CEO of Wright Memorial Hospital. He will assume responsibility on Nov. 1. Most recently Jordan was COO at Mercy Health System/St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, MO, and prior to that was president of Mercy St. John's West Region Hospitals in Aurora and Cassville, MO. Jordan replaces Gary Wages, who has served as interim CEO since May. Wright Memorial Hospital opened its new $30 million facility in April. The 25-bed hospital includes a nearly 60,000-square-foot hospital and adjoining 12,000-square-foot medical office building.