Blanchard Valley Health System has named Linda DeArment as director of physician services and recruitment.

DeArment will oversee all provider recruiting activities and the medical staff office. Prior to accepting this position, DeArment served as the chief development officer of the Blanchard Valley Health Foundation for nearly 10 years.

Blanchard Valley Health Foundation associate Marie Swaisgood will replace DeArment as chief development officer. Swaisgood has served as a foundation development officer since 2013. In her new role, she will oversee all fundraising activities as well as health system volunteer services.

“I welcome Linda and Marie to their new roles,” said Scott Malaney, president and CEO of Blanchard Valley Health System. “We are truly fortunate to have such extraordinary associates, volunteers, providers and community members supporting the organization’s mission.”