NOW:53208:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
37°
H 57° L 37°
Clear | 6MPH

Dr. Daniel J. DeBehnke Named CEO of Medical College Physicians Group

Aug. 30, 2013

Daniel J. DeBehnke, MD, MBA, Chief Clinical Integration Officer at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and professor of emergency medicine, has been named Chief Executive Officer of Medical College Physicians Group (MCP) and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs – Adult Practice. Dr. DeBehnke’s appointment was made by Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, MCW’s Executive Vice President and Dean of the Medical School.

MCP represents more than 1,200 physicians and providers in approximately 37 specialties who practice at Froedtert Hospital, Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin clinics, the Zablocki VA Medical Center, and other hospitals in southeastern Wisconsin, and generated approximately $377 million in net patient revenues in fiscal year 2013. The 2013 “Best Doctors in America” database lists 458 MCW physicians (more than any other group practice or institution in Wisconsin), accounting for approximately 44% of the total number of Wisconsin physicians included.

As CEO, Dr. DeBehnke will provide direction for the adult clinical enterprise, including specialty and subspecialty care. A key member of the MCW leadership team, he will foster positive relationships with hospital and community partners, and will be the primary person responsible for potential clinical and business expansion.

In his former role as Chief Clinical Integration Officer, Dr. DeBehnke has been instrumental in shaping relationships among eastern Wisconsin health system partners to develop a regional integrated health care delivery model aimed at achieving high levels of patient care.

Dr. DeBehnke received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1988 and his MBA from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst in 2012. He joined the MCW faculty in 1991 as an assistant professor of emergency medicine.

Dr. DeBehnke has been serving as interim CEO of MCP since March 2013. His permanent appointment is effective September 1, 2013.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Speakeasy to replace One Way Cafe in Wauwatosa Village 3/31

» Jackson's Blue Ribbon looks to bring duckpin bowling to Wauwatosa 3/31

» Chairman of Dickey's Barbecue Pit to visit chain's 500th store, in Wauwatosa Updated:  3/31

» No serious injuries reported in rollover crash on Highway 45 at Watertown Plank 3/31

» State Reps. Hutton and Kooyenga hold town hall meetings in Wauwatosa 3/30

» Wauwatiki plans to bring Caribbean cuisine, cocktails to East Tosa 3/27

» Student writing contest entries due today 3/27

» Zoo Interchange ramp closing March 26-April 2 3/26

» Wauwatosa police chase ends in crash, injury 3/24

» The Sprint Episode Three: WIAA state basketball tournament retrospective 3/23

» Car fire extinguished at Colectivo in Wauwatosa 3/23

» Top of truck 'peeled back like a can' after collision with bridge in Wauwatosa 3/20

» Wauwatosa mayor, superintendent schedule town hall meetings 3/19

» Architecture firm to replace Caribbean Tan in Wauwatosa 3/19

» Cafe Bavaria in Wauwatosa told to shut down patio fire 3/18

» More than $7,000 in merchandise stolen from Verizon Wireless on Mayfair Road 3/17

» The Sprint Episode Two: local teams look to defend state basketball titles this week 3/16

» Authentic Birth Center celebrates 100th childbirth 3/16

» Tosa East not going to state after 41-40 loss to Greendale in sectional final 3/14

» Green's 3-point buzzer beater helps Tosa East beat Whitefish Bay, 45-43 3/12

» Nordstrom announces opening gala for Wauwatosa store 3/11

» National Weather Service to provide storm-spotting training for Wauwatosa residents 3/11

» Afro Fusion Cuisine owner to open Irie Zulu, an African and Jamaican restaurant in Wauwatosa 3/10

» Venturis plan to reopen deli at Arcade building in Wauwatosa 3/10

» Two Zoo Interchange ramps closed for several months 3/9

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Hidden Tosa

 

"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where reporter Rory Linnane explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.

2015 Writing Contest

 

(Click image for details)


Local Business Directory

CONNECT