Mayo President/CEO to Retire

John Noseworthy, M.D. Photo: Mayo Clinic
John Noseworthy, M.D.

February 20, 2018 08:54 PM

The President and CEO of the Mayo Clinic has announced plans to retire at the end of this year.

Rochester TV station KAAL reports Dr. John Noseworthy has been with Mayo Clinic for 28 years, nine of which were spent as President and CEO.

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The announcement comes after Mayo had a strong year in terms of quality, safety, advancement in research and the completion of a $3.76 billion philanthropic campaign.

"I am honored that the Board of Trustees asked me to serve another year, through the end of 2018," Noseworthy said in a statement. "I am truly humbled to serve as president and CEO of this amazing and dynamic organization. Every day, I continue to be inspired by the work of Mayo's staff and how they embody our shared values to care for our patients and advance the field of medicine."

According to the statement, most Mayo Clinic presidents and CEO typically serve eight to 10 years.

As president and CEO, Noseworthy helped expand the visibility of the hospital. This included Mayo Clinic being named the No. 1 hospital by U.S. News and World Report.

According to the hospital's board, a search committee to find a successor will be announced soon.

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