PRESS RELEASE: Dr. Mack Reavis
Friday, October 11 2013
Lakeland Regional President and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mack Reavis, Named to Becker’s Hospital Review “125 Physician Leaders of Hospital and Health Systems”
Lakeland Regional Medical Center (LRMC) President and Chief Medical Officer, Mack Reavis, MD, was recently named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “Top 125 Physician Leaders of Hospital and Health Systems.” According to Becker’s Hospital Review, those included on this national list are recognized for their healthcare experience, accolades and commitment to quality.
Dr. Reavis has more than 30 years’ experience as a physician at LRMC. Since joining LRMC/LRHS in September of 2011 as the executive vice president of clinical integration and chief medical officer, Dr. Reavis has been instrumental in transforming LRHS into a clinician-led health system committed to raising the quality of healthcare while lowering the cost, and in so doing, improving the health of the broad communities we serve. Since his appointment as LRMC President in 2012, LRMC’s key accomplishments have included directing quality initiatives to improve perinatal safety and surgical services and the opening of the LRMC Family Health Center. In addition, Dr. Reavis was instrumental in the successful recruitment of several key positions in the Clinical staff at LRMC, including neurosurgery and cardiothoracic surgery.
A hallmark of Dr. Reavis’ career is his passion and commitment to high-quality healthcare for all patients. He works very closely with community partners, legislative and business leaders, and physicians to improve health services and provide a patient care model focused on thoughtful, efficient and effective care and collaboration among the highest quality providers in both ambulatory and in-patient settings.
Dr. Reavis is a board-certified pathologist, with over 30 years of experience and clinical practice at LRMC. He is a graduate of Davidson College and the University of North Carolina Medical School.
For a complete list of Becker’s Hospital Review “125 Physician Leaders in Hospitals and Health Systems,” visit http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/lists/125-physician-leaders-of-hospitals-and-health-systems.html.