Linton New Leadership at Methodist Hospitals
March 27, 2014 — Michael A. Linton M.D. has been appointed Medical Director of the Methodist Physicians Group. Dr. Linton has been part of the Methodist Hospitals organization for over 30 years. He has served in various Medical Staff Leadership roles including Chair and Vice-Chair of the Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology and on a variety of Medical Staff committees.
He will continue part time in his medical practice while taking on these additional responsibilities for the Medical Group. In this new role, Dr. Linton will collaborate with Jim Kirchner, Vice President Physician Integration in supporting the continued growth and development of the Methodist Physicians Group.
Dr. Linton will be instrumental in implementing clinical protocols, quality outcomes, data analysis and practice development. He will also provide assistance to physicians with patient management, quality assurance, process improvement and medical education.
Dr. Linton is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, was a member of the National Board of Medical Examiners, completed his residency at Boston City Hospital/Boston University and attended Medical School at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.
Source: Methodist Hospitals