2013 Medical Staff Officers Named at Texas Health Plano

PLANO, Texas — Emergency room medical director and physician Dr. Lawrence Hum has been named president of the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano medical staff. More than 1,200 physicians serve on the Plano hospital’s medical staff.

2013 Medical Staff Officers Named at Texas Health Plano
Pictured (from left) are Dr. David Park, Dr. Dean Cione, Dr. Gwen Webster and Dr. Lawrence Hum.
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“It’s a pleasure to serve among my dedicated colleagues to focus on providing quality care to each patient at Texas Health Plano,” Hum said. “I look forward to initiatives that will enable physicians to work closely with hospital employees to improve outcomes for our patients.”

In addition to Hum, Dr. Gwen Webster has been named president elect. Dr. David Park is secretary and treasurer. Dr. Dean Cione is immediate past president.

In addition to the officers a number of physicians on the hospital’s medical staff serve in leadership roles through their positions on the medical board:

Serving as department chairman for 2013 are:

“We appreciate the physicians’ willingness to serve in leadership roles at Texas Health Plano,” said Mike Evans, B.S.N., M.S., hospital president. “We are blessed at Texas Health Plano to work with physicians who are dedicated to our mission of improving the health of the people in the communities we serve.”

About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 368-bed acute care hospital and recognized clinical program leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano and surrounding areas since 1991. The hospital’s services include orthopedics, cardiovascular services, oncology, pediatrics and women’s services. An affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and 1,200 physicians on the medical staff. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL or visit TexasHealth.org/Plano.

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 24 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with Texas Health Resources. It includes the Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial and Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals, a large physician group, outpatient facilities, and home health, preventive and fitness services, and an organization for medical research and education.

For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.

Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital.