Jagdeep Singh, MD, is the new Vice President for Medical Affairs (VPMA)/Chief Medical Officer for Piedmont Henry Hospital.
Dr. Singh has previous experience as a VPMA in healthcare systems in Minneapolis, Minn. and Buffalo, N.Y. Prior to becoming a VPMA, Dr. Singh was an emergency physician as well as the EMS Medical Director in Columbus, GA. He holds an MBA in the Physician Executive Program from Auburn University and is a Certified Physician Executive (CPE) and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).
At Piedmont Henry Hospital, Dr. Singh will have administrative responsibility for the Performance Improvement Department and the Medical Staff Office. He will work closely with Case Management in the area of utilization management and with other departments towards the goal of improving quality of care, cost effectiveness in the delivery of care, and improvement of clinical processes at Piedmont Henry Hospital. Dr. Singh will serve as a liaison between the hospital and medical staff and will work closely with Piedmont Healthcare during the integration process into the Piedmont system.