(Mountain View) – Jon Wade, president of Mercy St. Francis Hospital in Mountain View, has announced he will resign his position effective August 2. Wade will be taking the CEO position at Jersey Community Hospital in Jerseyville, IL.
Wade says he’s excited about the opportunity for career growth and collaboration in that medical community, adding that he is leaving Mercy St. Francis with a direction that has been clearly established within the Mercy system, and that he believes that the Mercy group will continue to grow.
Hospital officials say they do not expect any noticeable changes for co-workers or the community. At this time, there are no candidates for a replacement CEO or an interim CEO.
Wade grew up in Plato, MO and still has family in the area.