Former nurse named president of University of Chicago Medical Center; Demand for scribes rises;

> Former critical care nurse Sharon O'Keefe, who currently serves as president of Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Ill., has been named president of the University of Chicago Medical Center, Fox2 Now reports. Blurb

> The push to convert to EMRs is driving demand for scribes up, St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Article

> Oklahoma's Hillcrest Medical Center named Jason Fahrlander its new CEO, the Tulsa World reports. Article

> A fashion show that featured Diane von Furstenberg's 2011 spring line raised $250,000 for the Children's Hospital Heart Institute and Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in Denver, Huffington Post reports. Article

> Medical centers at Georgetown and George Washington University will lose 10 percent of funding for a contract that affects disabled people, The Hoya reports. Article

And Finally... One place Simba does not belong. Article

Suggested Articles

The profit margins and management of Community Health Group raise questions about oversight of managed care insurers.

Financial experts are warning practices about the pitfalls of promoting medical credit cards to their patients.

A proposed rule issued by HHS on Tuesday would expand short-term coverage, a move Seema Verma said will have "virtually no impact" on ACA premiums.