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Columbus Regional Health announced today that John Loya has been hired as the Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development.
Loya brings a rich resume of work experience including work at the University of Illinois and University of Illinois Medical Center, University of Missouri Health Care, Washington University in St. Louis, the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, and the Truman Medical Center in Kansas City.
Loya, who has a Bachelor’s degree in industrial relations from Rockhurst College, has been serving as the CRH Interim Director of Human Resources since January.
In his role, John will be responsible for human resources functions across Columbus Regional Health, including hospital employees, volunteer services, employee wellness and safety, workforce development and planning, and leadership development.
“John’s extensive human resources experience in a number of settings makes him an ideal candidate for this role,” said Jim Bickel, CRH president and chief executive officer. “We look forward to the knowledge and expertise John will bring to our organization as we move forward as a best place to work for our employees, volunteers and physicians.”