Brian Ferrell will head the U.S. sales organization of CareTech Solutions (Troy, Michigan), an information technology and health information management outsourcing company for hospitals and health systems. Ferrell brings more than 20 years of sales experience to CareTech, including as regional vice president of a major supplier of diagnostic equipment and healthcare information technology solutions.

Raymond Land has been appointed senior vice president and CFO of Orchid BioSciences (Princeton, New Jersey), effective June 6. Land succeeds Michael Spicer, who resigned in December. Land previously was CFO for Genencor International, recently acquired by Danisco. Orchid provides identity DNA testing services for the human identity and agriculture markets.

Lars Shaw has joined Zonare Medical Systems (Mountain View, California) as vice president of marketing. Prior to Zonare, Shaw was director of worldwide general imaging marketing at Siemens Ultrasound. Zonare Medical manufactures high-performance ultrasound solutions.