September 10, 2013 – Executive recruiting firm B.E. Smith has placed Dr. Naranath Chintala as the new chief medical officer at Swope Health Services. Dr. Chintala previously held the role of chief medical officer and medical director for North Texas Area Community Health Center, a nonprofit organization in Fort Worth, Texas. “Swope Health Services was seeking an experienced physician executive to strategically lead medical operations for its eight clinics and mobile site consisting of more than 30 providers,” said Teresa Collins, vice president of executive search for B. E. Smith. “Naranath’s community healthcare experience and business acumen was a perfect fit. His leadership will effectively take the organization to the next level.” Swope Health Services is a system of federally qualified clinics providing primary healthcare, dental and behavioral health services. Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers.