Firelands Regional Medical Center Hires New Chief Medical Officer
Firelands Regional Health System is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Campbell, MD, FACEP, as the new Vice President of
Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer (CMO), effective January 6, 2020. Dr. Campbell has worked as an Emergency Department physician at Firelands since 1992.
"I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Scott Campbell as Firelands’ first CMO. Dr. Campbell is an excellent physician with proven leadership skills. He is highly regarded by the medical staff, our Board of Directors, and Health System leadership, all who played a role in the hiring process,” says Jeremy Normington-Slay, President and CEO of Firelands Regional Health System. “I greatly appreciate that Dr. Campbell is dedicated to fulfilling our mission and vision through his medical service to our community."
Dr. Campbell received a medical degree from Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, and completed an Emergency Medicine Residency at St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. He has specialized in emergency medicine, community EMS services, and medical staff leadership throughout his career.
“I look forward to working closely with all the outstanding and talented physicians and colleagues at Firelands Regional Health System in this new role,” says Dr. Campbell. “Firelands has a long-standing commitment to serving the health care needs of our community. Everything from the skilled physicians and excellent clinical staff, the impressive facility, to the latest technology makes Firelands an outstanding Medical Center. I have always been proud to work at Firelands, and I welcome the opportunity to promote excellence in patient care and program growth for our Health System.”
Dr. Campbell will be the first CMO to be hired by Firelands Regional Health System. In his role as CMO, he will be a liaison for the health system and medical staff while advising and leading the care teams in providing high quality care. His role also includes overseeing the implementation of clinical programs to advance quality improvement and new models of care for best practices in medicine. Dr. Campbell will continue to work clinically as a practicing physician in the Emergency Department and maintain his current position as the Medical Director of Emergency Services.
During his tenure at Firelands, Dr. Campbell served as a member of the Governing Board’s Executive Committee, the Medical Staff’s Executive Committee, a Co-Chief of the Medical Staff, as well as on many committees relating to hospital operations and clinical quality oversight.