McLaren Northern Michigan has a new President and CEO. David Zechman.
He brings 31 years of experience and leadership in the health care industry to the hospital system.
Zechman was chosen during a nationwide search.
Current President and CEO Reezie Devet announced last April her plans to retire.
She plans to stay on until the end of the year to help with the transition.
Zechman will continue to push for good relationships between patients and doctors, as the world of health care evolves.
Before coming to Northern Michigan, Zechman served as President and CEO of Ozarks Medical Center in Missouri.