Hospital operator MedCath Corp. on Tuesday said longtime board member Galen Powers died May 27, following an extended illness.
Powers, 73, was on the board for 12 years. The company expressed its condolences to his family, in a statement.
"Galen was a special man," said John Casey, chairman of MedCath's board of directors. "He was a pioneer of health care law as a subspecialty, and through his entrepreneurial skills and spirit and his business acumen leaves an indelible mark on many companies, MedCath among them."