WMC's Allan Atkinson takes new job
Posted: Tue, Dec 28, 2010 5:36 PM
Former Winneshiek Medical Center Chief Administrative Officer Allan Atkinson has taken a job as interim chief executive officer of the Columbus Community Hospital in Columbus, Wisconsin.
Atkinson retired in 2008 after 10 years as CEO at the Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah.
The hospital paid him for two years as a consultant.
Those payments ended eight months ago.
stays in Madison during the week and commutes back to Decorah
He plans to work as the interim CEO at Columbus Community Hospital until a new permanent CEO and president is hired in April or May.
said that as of last week about 170 applications had already been received for the position.