Atrium Medical Center Creates New Chief Medical Officer Position
Middletown, Ohio, May 24, 2010 – Atrium Medical Center named Mark Williams, MD, to the newly created position of chief medical officer (CMO). Dr. Williams, a member of the Atrium medical staff since 1995, began serving in the CMO role on May 10.
As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Williams will be responsible for hospital quality, patient safety and customer satisfaction, among other duties. He will act as a liaison between the medical staff and hospital administration. As such, he will work closely with the Medical Staff President and Medical Executive Committee.
“Dr. Williams has a long and successful history with Atrium Medical Center,” states Douglas W. McNeill, president and CEO of Atrium Medical Center. “He’s proven to be an extremely knowledgeable practitioner who is dedicated to providing the highest quality clinical performance and patient satisfaction. This aligns perfectly with our goals and objectives.”
Dr. Williams is a Family Physician who previously practiced at Summit Family Physicians in Middletown and, most recently, PriMed Physicians, Inc. in Kettering. During his time on Atrium’s medical staff, Dr. Williams served as Chairman of the Department of Medicine for three years, was a founding member of the Nurse/Physician Council and was Chairman of the Quality Improvement Council for three years.
“I’m thrilled with this opportunity to play a larger role in the Atrium Medical Center team,” says Dr. Williams. “Atrium has a long history of successfully serving the Butler/Warren county region, and I look forward to further enhancing the clinical excellence for which Atrium is known.”
Dr. Williams is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati and completed his family practice residency at Miami Valley Hospital, where he also served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Williams, his wife and three children live in Miamisburg.