Ed Lovern to lead Ascension Saint Agnes in Baltimore

Following an extensive national search, longtime healthcare executive Ed Lovern, MHA, FACHE, has been selected to serve as Health System President and CEO of Ascension Saint Agnes in Baltimore, effective July 20, 2020. Ed is a transformational leader with more than 25 years of experience in executive roles with successful healthcare systems.

Ed currently serves as Chief Operating Officer at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, flagship hospital of Piedmont Healthcare, an 11-hospital integrated healthcare system with more than 20,000 employees and annual net revenues of $3.1 billion. Piedmont Atlanta is a 643-bed tertiary hospital in a competitive urban market with annual net revenues of $1 billion.

This search process was a collaboration among the Ascension Saint Agnes Board, the medical staff, and the leadership team who led this search process under the guidance of former Ascension Saint Agnes Board Chair Irene Knott, whose term ended June 30.

For more information, visit the Ascension Saint Agnes website.

Source: Ascension Saint Agnes