New Executives At CKHA

Jerome Quenneville, CKHA vice president and chief financial officer, and Lisa Northcott, CKHA vice president & chief nursing executive. (Photo courtesy of the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance)

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance has announced Jerome Quenneville as vice president and chief financial officer and Lisa Northcott as interim vice president and chief nursing executive.

Quenneville has been serving in this role on an interim basis since November 2016. He brings extensive executive experience having served as president and CEO at the Sault Area Hospital and at the Wellington Health Care Alliance. Quenneville also has extensive experience in Chatham having served as vice president and chief financial officer at St. Joseph’s Hospital from 1988 to 1996 and at CKHA from 1996 to 2004.

“I am honoured to join the organization and champion the healthcare needs of our community,” says Quenneville.

Northcott brings a solid knowledge of CKHA having worked here for 29 years, a successful track record of working in partnership with physicians, asl well as other professional staff.

Northcott is a registered nurse with a Master’s degree in nursing and has held numerous positions in the organization including staff nurse, professional practice, nursing unit manager, and most recently director of quality, effectiveness and inter-professional practice.

“I’m looking forward to partnering with CKHA’s dedicated and caring team of staff and physicians as we work to achieve our shared goal of providing safe, timely, respectful, accessible, high quality care to the patients we serve,” says Northcott.