Feature Profiles

'Different Culture' Helped Lure New COO to Saint Francis
'Different Culture' Helped Lure New COO to Saint Francis

Reed Hammond relishes trust and honor

Returning to his Southern roots has been more than merely a homecoming to Reed Hammond. Taking over as chief operating officer at St. Francis Hospital last fall also represented a chance to serve an organization known for its emphasis on caring patient service.


JUDY OTTO

From Proud “Farm Hand” to Physician
From Proud “Farm Hand” to Physician

Dr. Paul Bierman’s strong work Ethic Paves the Way to a Lifetime Goal

Paul Bierman, MD, can’t remember a time in his life when he didn’t want to be a doctor. His parents told him that as early as age 5 he said that’s what he planned to be.


RON COB