Hospital President “Retires” After Inviting Debt Collectors Into Emergency Rooms

Eustis, 59, has been under fire since a report last month by Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson about debt collectors hounding patients for money in emergency rooms and other hospital wards. Eustis, who has been president of Fairview since 2007, was instrumental in hiring a consulting firm, Accretive Health, that Swanson blamed for the heavy-handed tactics.

Fairview president to retire in wake of debt collection controversy