Wuesthoff Health System Announces New Chief Executive Officer for Wuesthoff Medical Center - Melbourne 

Melbourne, FL (January 17, 2014) – Wuesthoff Health System is pleased to introduce Richard Frank as its new Chief Executive Officer atWuesthoff Medical Center – Melbourne, a fully acute 119 private room hospital which opened in 2002. 

Frank brings more than 25 years of healthcare leadership experience to this position, serving most recently as Chief Operating Officer for Wuesthoff Medical Center - Rockledge. “Though his talents will be missed in Rockledge, the transition of a proven executive will solidify an already strong leadership team at Wuesthoff Medical Center – Melbourne,” said Tim Cerullo, Chief Executive Officer for Wuesthoff Health System. “I know Richard will be an excellent CEO. I wish him all the best and look forward to working in partnership with him during the next phase of his career.” 

In his new role, Frank will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the hospital and will work hand in hand with Wuesthoff Health System leadership and the board of directors to institute strategic planning for the medical center. When asked about his new role, Frank said, "The employees and physicians at Wuesthoff Melbourne are top notch, and I am honored to be working with them. Together we are going to accomplish great things in 2014 and for many years to come." 

About Wuesthoff Health System 

The Mission of Wuesthoff Health System: Everyone doing everything to pursue the perfect patient experience. Wuesthoff Health System includes Wuesthoff Medical Center-Rockledge and Wuesthoff Medical Center-Melbourne, both full acute care hospitals and Wuesthoff Health Services, a network of affiliates providing hospice, home-care, home medical equipment, skilled nursing care and assisted living services.