Compassus Welcomes New Svp Of Human Resources

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Compassus, a nationwide network of community-based hospice programs and palliative care services, today announced the addition of Dennis Wade as senior vice president of human resources and organization development.


“We are very pleased to welcome Dennis to our growing team,” said Jim Deal, CEO of Compassus. “With more than 30 years of experience in human resources, he has a proven track record of creating colleague-centric business strategies that focus on culture, engagement and retention.”


Wade comes to Compassus from Corizon Health, where he served as executive vice president and chief human resources officer. There, he was accountable for the administration of personnel policies, programs, compensation and benefits for more than 12,000 employees in 27 states.


In his new role, Wade will be responsible for all human resources functions, including recruitment and retention, compensation and benefits.


A native of Birmingham, Ala., he received bachelor’s degrees in Business and Psychology from Birmingham-Southern College.