President, IU Health North Hospital & IU Health North Central Region
Jonathan Goble most recently served as chief executive officer (CEO) and president of Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital. IU Health La Porte Hospital is a 227-bed, not-for-profit health care facility serving La Porte and surrounding communities in Northwest Indiana and Southwest Michigan. Goble had been the CEO and president of IU Health La Porte since July 1999. Prior to his position as CEO and president, Goble served as executive vice president and chief operating officer for La Porte Hospital.
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer, IU Health North Central Region
Randall Yust has 30 years' experience in health care finance and operations, serving previously at La Porte Regional Health System in LaPorte, Indiana, in the roles of interim president and chief executive officer in late 2004 and as vice president of finance and chief financial officer prior to that. For 13 years -- 1985 to 1998 -- Yust served as vice president/chief financial officer for Porter Memorial Hospital in Valparaiso, and from 1975 to 1985, Yust served Community Hospital of Anderson, Indiana, ending his time there as acting chief financial officer. Yust has excelled throughout his career with notable business development and financial success at the hospitals he has served.
Chief Nursing Officer, IU Health North & IU Health Saxony hospitals
Ruth Kain has over 21 years of experience in the nursing field. She began her career at IU Health North Hospital in 2009 as the regional manager of emergency services and the nursing pool. In 2013, Kain was promoted to director of clinical operations at IU Health Saxony Hospital. Most recently, she was promoted to Associate Chief Nursing Officer, and served as interim Chief Nursing Officer for IU Health North and IU Health Saxony hospitals before being named to the position permanently in December 2016.
In her role as CNO for IU Health North and IU Health Saxony, Kain serves as the key nursing and patient care administrative officer, giving direction to the delivery of patient care and setting the tone for all aspects of clinical management. She provides leadership to develop and communicate objectives, coordinates efforts to integrate patient care and support services, fulfilling the hospitals’ mission, vision and values, and champions a culture of nursing and patient care excellence.
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Paul Calkins is the chief medical officer (CMO) at Indiana University Health North Hospital. Calkins is responsible for quality of services, continuous quality improvement and communication with various departments and physicians. He also is involved in administrative decision making, and operational and strategic planning for the Carmel facility.
Previously, Dr. Calkins was the Service Line Leader for Anesthesia for Indiana University Health Physicians. Prior to accepting that role, Dr. Calkins was the Medical Director of Surgical Services at IU Health North Hospital from 2005-2011. He is also a practicing anesthesiologist with Anesthesia Consultants of Indianapolis and will continue serving patients in this role while serving as the CMO at IU Health North Hospital.
Dr. Calkins attained his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1984 and completed his residency in 1987 at the Indiana University Department of Anesthesia. He has served IU Health in various administrative capacities since 1999.
Vice President of Human Resources
Steven Kile has more than 15 years experience as a leader in human resources. He comes to IU Health from the Springfield Regional Medical Center in Ohio, where he served as regional HR director, managing the daily HR operations for two hospitals, two long-term care facilities and multiple clinical sites. Prior to that, Kile served in a number of HR leadership positions, including stints at Mount Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio and St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima, Ohio.
Kile has a bachelor's degree from Manchester University, a master's degree in social work from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.