In full transparency, the following is a press release from Tenet healthcare submitted to SOURCE media.
WORCESTER – Christian Bartholomew has been appointed Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for both Saint Vincent Hospital and for Tenet Healthcare’s Massachusetts Market, effective February 27.
Bartholomew brings significant human resources leadership experience to the position. He comes to Saint Vincent Hospital and the Massachusetts Market from National Health Care Associates, where he served as Regional Director of Human Resources covering Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. National Health Care Associates is a leading provider of post-acute rehabilitation and long-term care through its network of skilled nursing and assisted living centers throughout the northeast.
“I am pleased to welcome Chris to our leadership team,” said Carolyn Jackson, Chief Executive Officer, Saint Vincent Hospital and Tenet’s Massachusetts Market. “His in-depth experience in human resources information systems as well as his history of success in recruitment and retention will make him a very valuable part of our team.”
“I am excited to have this opportunity to oversee the HR functions that support the exceptional staff at Saint Vincent Hospital and Tenet Massachusetts,” said Bartholomew. “I share their commitment to ensuring we continue to provide the communities we serve with excellent clinical care and compassionate service.”
Bartholomew received his Bachelor of Science degree in human resource management and his Master of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in human resource management, from Thomas College in Waterville, Maine. He earned his certification from the Society for Human Resource Management as a Senior Human Resources Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).