Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center appoints first CMO
Grayson Record reports that Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center has named Dr. Kenneth Green as their first Chief Medical Officer. Twin Lakes Regional’s CEO Wayne Meriwether is quoted, “The role of a chief medical officer has become one of increasing importance in larger hospitals and now it is not unusual for smaller, rural hospitals like ours to have someone in this role, …Our board and medical staff came to this conclusion at their strategic planning retreat late last year and made this one of their top strategic priorities. As a longstanding member of the TLRMC medical staff and someone who is well respected by his peers, Dr. Green is an excellent choice as TLRMC’s first chief medical officer”. The report states Dr. Green’s responsibilities will include overseeing medical staff, performance improvement and patient quality committees attendance, and physician recruitment.