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St. John's CEO Moving to Des Moines
Bob Ritz announced today that he is resigning as president and CEO of St. John's Hospital in Springfield, effective June 14.
Ritz has accepted a new role as president of Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.
Larry Schumacher, the COO of St. John's parent Hospital Sisters Health System, will lead a search for Ritz's successor.
Ritz has been at the hospital for five years.