Fresenius Medical Care North America announced three executive appointments. Kathleen Belmonte joins as chief nursing officer and SVP of clinical services for Fresenius Kidney Care, the organization’s dialysis services division; Dr. Benjamin Hippen as SVP and head of transplant medicine in the Global Medical Office; and Dr. Shelly Nash as SVP and chief medical information officer of FMCNA.

“These individuals will help us continue to be the leader in value based care and transforming kidney care models that slow disease progression,” said FMCNA CEO Bill Valle in a statement.