Leadership | Logansport Memorial Hospital

Leadership

Executive Leaders

David Ameen

David Ameen

President and Chief Executive Officer

dameen@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 2010

Responsibilities: David holds a master’s degree in Health Services Administration and has achieved the status of Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. He leads Memorial Hospital’s commitment to quality and customer service, and advocates at the state and national level for improvements in healthcare.

All other members of executive leadership work together to assist the President and Chief Executive Officer as well as the Board of Trustees in the development, formulation, and implementation of hospital strategic plans. Part of serving on the organization’s senior leadership team enables each of the following individuals to provide direct input on the hospital’s organizational structure that is related to their specific areas of expertise, ensuring that plans and decisions are collaborative and multi-disciplinary.

Julie Berndt

Chief Financial Officer

jberndt@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 2011

Responsibilities: The Chief Financial Officer oversees the financial operations, Compliance and financial strategies for Logansport Memorial Hospital and Physician Network.

Departments: Accounting and Finance, Budget, Patient Financial Services, Patient Access (including Registration, Centralized Scheduling, and Switchboard), Medical Necessity, Medical Records, Medical Transcription, Interpreter/Translation Services, Risk/Compliance, Managed Care Contracting, and Materials Management

Beth Jump

Beth Jump, RN

Chief Information Officer

bjump@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 1990

Responsibilities: The Chief Information Officer oversees the management of all hospital information functions, including communications systems.

Departments: Telecommunications, Information Systems, Healthy Companies (Occupational Medicine), Community Pharmacy, Medical Staff Services, Peer Review, Anti-Coagulation Clinic, and Meaningful Use initiatives

Tara McVay

Tara McVay, RN, BSN

Chief Nursing Officer

tmcvay@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 1997

Responsibilities: The Chief Nursing Officer oversees various nursing-related patient care divisions within the hospital while managing, directing, planning, and coordinating the functions and activities within those assigned areas. Other responsibilities include oversight and administration of specific patient care programs and services.

Departments: Nursing Services (Medical/Surgical, ICU, OB/Newborn, Surgery, Emergency Department), Case Management, Infection Prevention, Hospitalist Program, Inpatient Pharmacy, Diabetic Education, Resource Coordinators

Mike Etter

Mike Etter

Vice-President of Ancillary Services

metter@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 1987

Responsibilities: The Vice-President of Ancillary Services oversees and supports all operations of various departments that provide support services for hospital patients.

Departments: Cardiopulmonary Services, Laboratory Services (in partnership with the South Bend Medical Foundation), Medical Imaging Services, Inpatient/Outpatient Therapy Services, Logansport Memorial Regional Cancer Center

David Brumett

David Brumett

Vice-President of Facility Operations

dbrumett@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 2004

Responsibilities: The Vice-President of Facility Operations oversees the construction, maintenance, and daily operation of the buildings and grounds at Logansport Memorial Hospital, including the River Bluff Trail and the Hervey Preserve.

Departments: Dietary Services (Dietitians, Nutritional Services, Café Express), Plant Engineering, Environmental Services, Clinical Engineering, Security / Safety / Hazmat, Facility Storage and Retention, AV Scheduling and Storage, CSS / Linen

Lynda Shrock

Lynda Shrock

Vice-President of Human Resources

lshrock@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 1999

Responsibilities: The Vice-President of Human Resources is responsible for staff recruitment, retention, and development, as well as Human Resource policy administration.

Departments: Human Resources, Benefits, Employment Practices, Payroll, Employee Health, Workplace Wellness, Education, Physician Network Office Coordinators

Jeanette Huntoon

Jeanette Huntoon

Vice-President of the Physician Network

jhuntoon@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 1989

Responsibilities: The Vice-President of the Physician Network oversees the medical practices in the Logansport Memorial Physician Network (LMPN), and the physicians employed by LMPN. Tracking and reporting on quality initiatives and measures is also part of the responsibilities assigned to the Vice-President of the Physician Network.

Departments: LMPN Physician Offices, LMPN employed physicians, Organizational quality, Care Coordination Program

Vicki Byrd

Vicki Byrd

Vice-President of Planning and Development

vbyrd@logansportmemorial.org
Tenure: Since 2006

Responsibilities: The Vice-President of Planning and Development oversees and manages all aspects of project development and strategic planning. Other responsibilities include acting as a community liaison representing LMH and promoting community health and wellness initiatives. Hospital marketing and grant development/administration is also managed by the VP of Planning and Development.

Departments: Planning, Marketing, Physician Recruitment, Logansport Memorial Hospital Foundation, Volunteer Auxiliary, Concierge Program, and Customer Experience

2015 Board of Trustees for Logansport Memorial HospitalBoard of Trustees

Our 2015 Board of Trustees includes (from left to right): Darryl Hoover, Gene Powlen (seated), Tom Lane, Scott Stebbins (seated), Annette Russell – Secretary (seated), Dr. Dallis Bowditch – Chairman and Kyle Rans – Vice-Chairman. The Board of Trustees meets monthly.