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Meet the CEO


James M. Johnson appointed CEO of Franklin Hospital, Benton, IL

BENTON, ILLINOIS - James M. Johnson, the current Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Franklin Hospital District, was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) by the Board of Directors during the August 23rd board meeting. The appointment was effective August 24, 2016.

With more than 32 years of successful healthcare experience, Jim is ready to move Franklin Hospital forward to meet the needs of the residents of Franklin County.

Mr. Johnson's career includes CFO positions with hospitals in Carrollton, IL and Highland, IL both Critical Access Hospitals (CAH). Prior to the CFO roles Mr. Johnson held positions with large tertiary hospitals in Arkansas and Oklahoma. Prior to these roles, he served as a healthcare consultant manager with Ernst and Young, LLP and started his career in healthcare as a Medicare auditor with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri.