Avera Sacred Heart Hospital Names Dr. Kevin Bray as new Chief Medical Officer
Yankton Daily Press reports that Dr. Kevin Bray has been named Avera Sacred Heart Hospital’s (ASHH’s) new Chief Medical Officer. ASHH President and CEO Doug Ekeren is quoted, “The Chief Medical Officer represents the perspective of a physician practicing medicine within our organization and serves as a physician advocate, …He will promote effective relationships between physicians and Avera Sacred Heart, as well as clinical quality improvements. Within the constantly changing landscape of health care, we believe having a chief medical officer is necessary to understand the physician point of view and to help us continue to provide outstanding care to our patients”. The report states that Dr. Bray is also a board member of ASSH and a practicing physician at Yankton Medical Clinic.