BRITT – Laura Zwiefel has accepted the position of CEO/Administrator of Hancock County Health System, effective Friday, January 26.

Jeff Stampohar, who served at the helm of HCHS for two years, resigned with his last day as January 26. Stampohar continues his career as hospital administrator/CEO in Baudette, MN at CHI LakeWood Health.

Zwiefel has been with HCHS for 28 years, the last 21 years as Chief Nursing Officer and Assistant Administrator.

Discussions are being held on replacing the position Zwiefel is vacating.