The Bassett Healthcare Network Board of Directors and the Bassett Medical Center Board of Trustees have appointed new board chairs to take over effective January 1st. According to a news release Mr. Ralph H. Meyer will take over as Chairman of the Bassett Healthcare Network Board of Directors, and Dr. Terry Fulmer, previously Vice Chair of the Bassett Medical Center Board of Trustees, will become Medical Center Board Chair. Dr. Timothy Pedley is stepping down as Chairman of the Bassett Healthcare Network and Medical Center boards as of Sunday.