TeamHealth Chairman and Co-Founder Dr. Lynn Massingale was named to Modern Healthcare’s list of 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders for 2018. This is the third consecutive year Dr. Massingale has received this distinction recognizing physicians in the healthcare industry who are deemed by an expert panel and their peers to be the most influential in terms of demonstrating leadership and impact. The award recognizes physicians who stand out for the scope of their executive responsibilities, personal achievements, innovation and commitment to their communities.
“Dr. Massingale is truly deserving of this recognition, and this honor signifies his remarkable work at TeamHealth and his many contributions to healthcare as a whole,” said Leif Murphy, president and CEO of TeamHealth. “Nearly four decades after co-founding TeamHealth, Dr. Massingale continues to play a pivotal role in the company and offers leadership for foundational areas like clinician engagement and retention. We are grateful to have him as a visionary leader on our team.”
“TeamHealth was founded under the guiding principle that the quality of a 2:00 a.m. patient encounter is the central determinant of the company’s success,” said Lynn Massingale, MD, co-founder and chairman of TeamHealth. “I am incredibly proud to continue building upon that principle and represent TeamHealth in a leadership role. I am honored to receive this accolade on behalf of the company and the 20,000 healthcare professionals who choose to be part of TeamHealth.”
The 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders recognition program honors physicians working in all sectors of the healthcare industry who are steering their organizations and the healthcare delivery system through dynamic, challenging times. These physicians stand out for the scope of their executive responsibilities, personal achievements, innovation and commitment to their communities. Click here to read more.
Congratulations, Dr. Massingale!