MARSHFIELD, Wis. (WSAU) -- Marshfield Clinic’s Executive Director has resigned.
Dr. Brian Ewert made that announcement Monday. He plans to return to medical practice when he leaves the post September 12th.
Marshfield Clinic is going through a restructuring process, and a new Chief Executive of the health system has been selected. Dr. Susan Turney is moving from Colorado to take over the top leadership role September 1st.
Board of Directors Chairperson Dr. Narayana Murali praised Ewert in an email saying, "He has done an exceptional job at an unprecedented time in the clinic's history, helping guide the clinic through great changes in health care nationally, and we're grateful for what he's done."
Marshfield Clinic employs around 700 doctors and 7,700 workers at 50 locations across the state.