Dr. Hugh Lindsey, HGB Chief Medical Officer, becomes Board Certified in Medical Management

Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce its Chief Medical Officer, Hugh Lindsey, M.D., was recently designated a Certified Physician Executive by the Certifying Commission in Medical Management.

CCMM awarded Dr. Lindsey the status of Certified Physician Executive for educational achievements, demonstrated stature as a physician and experience in the field of medical management.

Dr. Lindsey was named Chief Medical Officer at HGB in September 2011. Prior to this, Dr. Lindsey assumed many leadership roles at HGB. His general surgery practice is located in Charlotte, Mich., and he is also the Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the MSU College of Human Medicine. Dr. Lindsey completed his general surgery residency at Michigan State University in 1995.

“We are proud to have a physician of Dr. Lindsey’s caliber helping lead our hospital on behalf of those we serve,” said Matt Rush, FACHE, HGB president and CEO. “The CPE credential is considered a benchmark for accomplished health care leaders. At HGB, we can attest to Dr. Lindsey’s commitment to excellence.”

The CPE designation indicates a physician has achieved superior levels of professional excellence and management education, while also demonstrating effective knowledge and leadership skills. The CCMM currently lists more than 1,000 Certified Physician Executives.

The CCMM is the national certifying body for physicians specializing in medical management. It is a non-profit chartered by the American College of Physician Executives to establish and maintain the high standards required for physician executive leadership.

Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital has been the community’s choice for health care for more than 75 years. HGB is committed to working together in health to provide quality care and enhance the vitality of the community. It has expanded its vision beyond providing traditional hospital services to one that promotes health and well-being through AL!VE. Learn more about HGB at www.hgbhealth.com and AL!VE at www.myalive.com