Baxter Travenol top manaqement team
American Hospital Supply Chairman Karl Bays will be chairman of Baxter when the merger of the two companies is completed. Bays recently turned down an offer to be chairman of Hospital Corporation of America. Vernon Loucks will remain president and chief executive. Frank Ehmann, American Hospital's president and chief operating officer, will join Baxter as an executive vice president. He will share chief operating duties with Wilbur Gantz, currently Baxter's executive vice president and chief operating officer. Baxter Chairman William Graham will become senior chairman of the board and chairman of the finance cmte.
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