RGH, Unity Health combo gets new name
Updated: Thursday, July 10 2014, 09:33 AM EDT
Rochester, N.Y. – A new name, but no new logo or permanent CEO yet for Rochester’s newest merger.
The combined Rochester General and Unity Health Systems will be called Rochester Regional Health System, the board announced Wednesday.
The name was chosen following a rigorous analysis and team member input, according to interim CEOs Mark Clemont and Warren Hern.
The volunteer board includes:
Robert Dobies, board chair Michael Nuccitelli, vice chair
Faheem Masood, treasurer Rob Sands, secretary
Rachel Adonis Jagat Mehta, MD
Linda Becker Daniel Meyers
Ralph DeStephano Leonard Olivieri
Nancy Ferris, PhD Elizabeth Patton, PhD
Karen M. Gallina Thomas Penn, MD
John Genier, MD John Riedman
Robert Havrilla Thomas Riley
Tarun Kothari, MD Efrain Rivera
Anna Lynch Leon Sawyko
Jeffrey Mapstone Justin Smith
A search for a new permanent CEO is also underway, and expected to be complete by the end of 2014.