Veteran healthcare financial expert Duncan Dashiff has joined Canaccord Genuity as managing director and head of Healthcare Services, which includes the firm's HIT practice in the United States. Dashiff brings deep industry relationships and knowledge of the industry sector to his new post and joins the company's existing Nashville team, which offers a broad range of investment banking services. Dashiff, who has more than 20 years of experience, most recently served as managing director for MedCare Investment Funds. Other prior experience includes serving as managing director leading Morgan Keegan's Nashville-based Healthcare Investment banking team and as co-head of the Healthcare Corporate & Investment Banking practice of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.
Belmont's School of Nursing (SON) recently celebrated its 45th year with a continuing educating presentation and luncheon that welcomed alumni from every decade of the school's history.
Scott Ginn has been promoted to chief financial officer for home health and hospice provider Amedisys.
Franklin-based PlayMaker, a customer relationship management software firm focused on the post-acute care space, recently added Holly Miller as vice president of sales.
Veteran healthcare financial expert Duncan Dashiff has joined Canaccord Genuity as managing director and head of Healthcare Services, which includes the firm's HIT practice in the United States.
Louisiana-based LHC Group, Inc. and Brentwood-based LifePoint Health have finalized the formation of a joint venture focused on home health and hospice services across the country.
TriStar Skyline Medical Center recently announced the appointment of David Kerley, RN, as director of the hospital's Level II trauma center.
Nashville native Leah Connors Banker, MD, has joined Saint Thomas Medical Partners (STMP) Saint Louise Clinic in Murfreesboro. Banker, a board-certified family practice physician, received her medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and completed residency and a Maternal Child Health Fellowship in Fort Worth, Texas.
Nashville native Andrew Alsentzer, MD, recently returned to Middle Tennessee to join the practice of Children's Clinic East in Mt. Juliet.
Last month, Cumberland Emerging Technologies, Inc. (CET) appointed Joshua Trantum, PhD as CET's development director.
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals has expanded its portfolio over the last few months.
The Council on Aging (COA) of Middle Tennessee joined forces with Roobrik, a healthcare technology startup, to help family caregivers and seniors navigate elder care options in a quick, easy format accessible through the COA website.
Two Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center investigators have earned grant awards from The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
Last month, Ronald T. Wright, DDS, and William R. "Roy" Thompson, DDS, MAGD, merged their general dental practices based in Murfreesboro.
The Nashville Medical Group Management Association, the local chapter of the oldest and longest professional membership association dedicated to the business administration of medical practices, seated its new board at the end of 2016.
Thomas H. Ozburn, CEO of TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center has been named CEO of HCA's five-hospital Parkridge Health System in Chattanooga, effective Feb. 1, 2017.
CityHealth, a project of the de Beaumont Foundation, will release its first round of city policy ratings in February - a culmination of a two-year study of best policy practices with its roots in evidence and its eyes on change.