The Juneau Assembly Monday said goodbye to retiring longtime employees John Kern and Bonnie Chaney, then welcomed the hospital’s new CEO.
Sandra Gelber, 61, died Sunday. Her body is being sent to the State Medical Examiner Office in Anchorage for an autopsy.
New Bartlett Regional Hospital CEO Chuck Bill will make $315,000 annually and get two signing bonuses worth a total of $63,000.
Charles “Chuck” Bill has previously held other CEO positions at hospitals in Arizona, California and Colorado.
City Manager Kim Kiefer wants to balance Juneau’s budget with a combination of savings, spending reductions and property tax increases.
Five candidates interviewed last week for the position of Bartlett Regional Hospital CEO.
The Juneau Assembly says all options are on the table after the administration projects a $12 million shortfall for the next two years
The board hopes to have the new CEO on the job in May
Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors did not know about the severance packages of the former chief financial officer and personnel director until two weeks after the agreements were already signed