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ACO Board of Directors

Mercy Health Network has designated a Board of Directors to oversee the operations of its Population Health department, which manages five Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). The Board includes:

  • Bob Ritz, Chairman and Voting Member, Chief Executive Officer, Mercy Health Network
  • Dr. Kent Carr, Voting Member, President of Physician Enterprise, Mercy Health Network
  • Mike Wegner, Voting Member, Senior Vice President of Operations and Chief Financial Officer, Mercy Health Network
  • Colleen Walters, Voting Member, Vice President and Chief Mission Integration Officer, Mercy Health Network
  • Dr. Paul Harkaway, Voting Member, Senior Vice President, Trinity Health
  • Dr. David Swieskowski, Voting Member, Chief Executive Officer, Mercy ACO
  • Derek Novak, Secretary/Treasurer and Non-Voting Member, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Mercy ACO
  • Karl Keeler, Voting Member, President, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines
  • Dr. William Vandivier, Voting Member, Chief Physician Executive and President, Mercy Clinics, Inc.
  • Kevin Kincaid, Voting Member, Chief Executive Officer, Knoxville Hospital & Clinics
  • Dr. Jill Johnson, Voting Member, Physician, Medical Associates of Clinton Iowa 
  • John Tallent, Voting Member, Chief Executive Officer, Medical Associates Clinic
  • Dan Varnum, Voting Member, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa
  • Dr. Teresa Mock, Voting Member, Vice President, Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa
  • Dr. Steven Joyce, Voting Member, Physician, Mercy Medical Center – Sioux City
  • Jack Dusenbery, Voting Member, President and Chief Executive Officer, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
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