Return to News

Together Health Network Names New Board Members


Michigan’s largest clinically integrated network adds two new members to its Board of Directors.

Southfield, MI –October 8, 2018, Together Health Network Southfield-based Together Health Network today announced that Joseph Cacchione, MD, FACC and Mark LePage, MD, MBA have joined the organization’s Board of Directors. According to Scott Eathorne, MD, President and CEO of Together Health Network, “the two physicians will fill seats for Board member Paul Valenstein, MD and former Board Chair Gwen MacKenzie, whose service on our Board concluded earlier this year. We are grateful to the physician leaders of our local clinically integrated networks and to the executive leaders of our sponsor organizations in furthering our mission.”

Dr. Cacchione is Senior Vice President, Ascension Healthcare; Michigan Market Executive; and President of Ascension Medical Group, a high performing clinical network of Ascension providers. Dr. Cacchione is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. He received his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine and his undergraduate degree from Gannon University in Pennsylvania. Dr. Cacchione is also a member of the Board of Trustees at the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. LePage is Chief Executive Officer for IHA, one of Michigan’s largest multi-specialty medical groups. A Marquette, Michigan native, Dr. LePage is a board-certified vascular and interventional radiologist. He attended medical school at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Dr. LePage served in the United States Air Force as a Staff Interventional Radiologist at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center at Lackland AFB, Texas. Dr. LePage obtained his MBA and his MS in Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

“Both of these talented individuals are physician-executives with a wide range of experience in provider and payer matters and also bring a unique skill set encompassing clinical experience, financial acumen and strategic planning to our Board“ Eathorne said.

About Together Health Network
Together Health Network’s objective is to improve both health and care for Michigan residents by facilitating relationships within its network of physician organizations, health systems, insurers, patients, and health providers. At the core of Together Health Network’s culture are clinicians connected by a common purpose and meaning; they lead with a team-based care approach, which is based on a shared commitment and vision of positive outcomes. An estimated 75% of Michigan residents are within 20 minutes of one of the network’s 40 hospitals and thousands of ambulatory centers and physician offices. For more information, visit http://www.togetherhealthnetwork.org/.