Joy Whistine Promoted to Vice President of Physician Services

April 25, 2011

Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services recently announced the promotion of Joy Whistine, CMPE, as its new Vice President of Physician Services. Previously, Whistine served as the Executive Director of Physician Network Operations for the hospital.

“We are always proud and excited when we are able to promote-within the level of talent and experience demonstrated by Joy” said Mark Shugarman, FACHE, president and CEO of Floyd Memorial. “In just a short time as the Executive Director of our FMMG network, Joy has displayed outstanding leadership in the building of our physician network practices and the operational development of the program. She will be an outstanding member of our leadership team.”

Whistine completed her degree in Public Health Administration at East Tennessee State University. She achieved certification as a Medical Practice Executive in American College of Medical Practice Executives. She is a member in local, state and national chapter of Medical Group Management Association and is a member in the Health Care Compliance Association.

In her new position, Whistine will be responsible for physician recruitment and retention, managing physician relations, physician network development, and the urgent care centers.