A top executive at a hospital in North Dakota's largest city is leaving for Montana.
Kevin Pitzer, the chief administrative officer for Essentia Health's West Region in Fargo, has been named president and chief executive officer of Bozeman Deaconess Health Services.
Pitzer served as Essentia's chief administrative officer in Fargo for 6½ years and has 25 years of experience in health care management.
The Forum newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/Xb5UMP) that Pitzer is expected to assume his new post in mid-April. A search will begin soon for his replacement at Essentia.