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Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Announces Medical Staff Officers and Department Chairs Russell Ronson, MD Elected Chief of Staff

Participants spent the day in medmod training.

Participants spent the day in medmod training.

Kassouf Holds Modernizing Medicine Workshop On January 31st, Kassouf & Co held a Modernizing Medicine Workshop which is designed to provide training and additional information for Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons, and staff on using the modmed Dermatology Practice Management EMR Suite. The one-day training event, which was led by an EMA™ Software Educator, a Practice Management Educator, and a MIPS Supervisor, included collaborative discussions, scenario-based exercises, and recommendations on how to best leverage the latest enhancements to the suite. Are you interested in improving practice efficiencies and workflows? Do you feel as if you’ve missed out on new features? Your Modernizing Medicine EMA™ and Practice Management Software Educators are here to help!

Brookwood Baptist Medical Center has announced the hospital’s 20192020 Medical Staff officers and department chairpersons. These physicians, who were elected by their peers, began their tenure effective January 1 and will serve a two-year term. Their responsibilities include playing an important role in the hospital decisionmaking process, working collaboratively with the Board, Administration Dr. Russell Ronson (left), incoming Medical Staff and Medical Staff. The Medical Staff President, and Dr. Brian Adler, outgoing President. organization helps to better define and monitor processes for physician credentialing, evaluation, peer review and discipline. The 2019-2020 officers and chairpersons are: Officers • President - Russell S. Ronson, MD - Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery • Vice President/Credentials - Matthew Sherrer, MD - Anesthesia • Vice President/Quality - Mark Adams, MD - Internal Medicine Department Chairpersons • Anesthesiology - Matthew Sherrer, MD/Justin Routman, MD • Emergency Medicine - Kraig Johnson, MD • Medicine - Stephen Bakir MD • OB/Gynecology - Greg Banks, MD • Pediatrics - Vick DiCarlo, MD • Pathology - Warren Clingan, MD • Radiology - Stuart Siegal, MD • Surgery - Marc Routman, MD “I have been a practicing cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at this hospital for 17 years, and I look forward to the opportunity to serve alongside my peers and help continue to drive the standard of care at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center,” stated Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Medical Staff President, Russell Ronson, MD.

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