- Associated Press - Friday, July 11, 2014

HILO, Hawaii (AP) - The head of the state public hospital system’s East Hawaii region is resigning to take a job in North Carolina.

The Hawaii Health Systems Corporation’s East Hawaii Regional Board said Thursday Howard Ainsley’s resignation will be effective on Aug. 9.

He’s joining Novant Health System to be CEO of Morehead Memorial Hospital.

Regional Board CEO Gary Yoshiyama says the region will continue to focus on providing patient-centered, culturally competent and cost effective care.

Hawaii Health Systems is the nation’s fourth largest public hospital system.

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide