MEDICAL STAFF SERVICES ANNOUNCEMENT
Congratulations to the 2019 Medical Staff Officers, Department Chairs and Section Chiefs.
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MEDICAL STAFF NEWS
Click here to view the Lee Health President's report and medical staff news.
Click here to view the Lee Health Physician of the Month.
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MEDICAL STAFF LEADERSHIP
Lee Health medical staff leadership includes medical staff officers, member-at-large, department chairs, clinical medicine, surgery and pediatric section chiefs.
The Facility Medical Executive Committee, or MEC, is comprised of a group of Medical Staff members responsible for making specific recommendations to the Board of Directors for approval, as well as receiving and acting on reports and recommendations from medical staff committees, clinical departments or services, and assigned activity groups.
Department Chairs Department Chairs are comprised of a group of Medical Staff members responsible for facilitating Medical Staff activities within a specific Department and to oversee all administratively related activities of the Department otherwise provided for by the Facility and/or across the Health System.
Within the Departments of Medicine and Surgery are Clinical Sections representing a full variety of subspecialties. The
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are comprised of a group of Medical Staff members responsible for facilitating Medical Staff activities within a specific facility and/or across the Health System.
Physician Leadership Council
The Physician Leadership Council, or PLC, represents all physicians who practice within Lee Health's facilities and serves to promote communication, collaboration and MEC coordination between Medical Staff Members, Health System Administration and the Board concerning the work of each MEC and the planning activities of Lee Health that impact Medical Staff Members.
MEDICAL STAFF SERVICES OFFERED
As a member of the Lee Health medical staff, we want to make sure that you and your patients have an ExceptionalLee experience at Lee Health. We hope that the resources available on this site are just one of the many ways that we can facilitate efficient communication between the hospital and our physicians.
- Credentialing, recredentialing and privileging processes for medical and allied health professional staff;
Support the Medical Executive Committees, Credentialing Committee, Department Meetings, Physician Leadership Council Committee, Bylaws Committee and others as assigned;
Ensure all Medical Staff members and Allied Health Professional members are properly vetted according to the requirements of the Medical Staff Bylaws, federal and state government as well as by regulatory agencies by providing primary-source and accurate verification services;
Maintenance of the Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations, credentialing database and data reporting of credentials for medical and allied health professional staff
- Additionally, our staff serves as liaisons between the medical staff, administration and other departments at Lee Health.