Partners HealthCare, the state’s largest health system, is appointing one of its hospital leaders to a new role focused on adding outpatient sites.

Massachusetts Eye and Ear President John Fernandez had been named president of Partners Ambulatory Care, Partners Interim CEO Anne Klibanski wrote in a memo to hospital staff on May 30. Fernandez will also remain in his role at Mass. Eye and Ear, which is a member of Partners HealthCare.

“This is a significant milestone and allows us to begin the…

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