President & Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Goble most recently served as chief executive officer (CEO) and president of Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital. IU Health La Porte 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
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.
Interim Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Paul Calkins, is Indiana University Health North Hospital's interim chief medical officer (CMO). 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.
Currently, Dr. Calkins is 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 interim 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.
Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Patient Care Services
Suzanne has more than 30 years of nursing experience with more than 20 years in nursing management. She has served for nearly 10 years in senior executive roles, most recently as an interim CNO at Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital in Elko, Nevada. Her previous positions include serving as Vice President for Neuroscience and Orthopedic Services Lines at Baptist Health System in San Antonio, Texas, and as a Service Line Administrator at Provenza St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Illinois.
Suzanne has a Master of Science from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Illinois.
Vice President of Human Resources and Support Services
Thompson has been in the human resources field since 1987, most recently as director of employment services for IU Health Partners, where she had served since 2001. Prior to IU Health, Thompson served at Conseco for 12 years and was promoted three times, serving as vice president of human resources prior to coming to IU Health. She also served as business manager at Kelley & Associates from 1987 to 1989.