VALPARAISO | The Visiting Nurse Association of Porter County board has promoted Rick Rhew to president and CEO of the association.
"Rick has done a tremendous job as the interim president and CEO, stepping in quickly to ensure that the leadership transition was as smooth as possible. We look forward to many years of his continued leadership and service to the organization," says Steve Tomory, chair of the VNA board.
Rhew has served the VNA as chief financial officer since August 2012 and as interim president and CEO since April of this year.
Prior to coming to the VNA, Rhew served nine years in various roles at Methodist Hospital, most recently as the chief compliance officer. From 1999 to 2003 he was the director of finance and managed care at Porter Health System.