Cherie Bennett, MD, Logansport Memorial Hospital Physician Network has announced that effective July 1, 2013, she will no longer serve as the Cass County Health Officer. “I really have enjoyed my work as the County Health Officer, but feel that it is time for me to leave this position. I want to focus more time on my internal medicine practice,” commented Dr. Bennett.
Dr. Bennett will continue to practice and see her patients in the Logansport Memorial Internal Medicine office located in Suite 170 at Logansport Memorial Hospital. David Morrical, MD, Octavian Popescu, MD and Rose Mae Tantoco, MD are also located in Suite 170.
David Ameen, CEO, noted that Dr. Bennett has provided leadership to the Health Department and also worked closely with the Hospital to promote a positive working relationship between the Hospital and the Cass County Health Department. “This is very important to the community, especially in the area of immunizations,” stated Ameen. “We look forward to working with the next Cass County Health Officer.”