Detroit-based Henry Ford Health has appointed Tim Peterson, MD, as the new chief medical officer for Henry Ford Allegiance Medical Group.
The new CMO will act as the group's operational leader, assisting with oversight, mentoring, monitoring performance and quality of care.
Dr. Peterson has over 20 years of experience, most recently working at Ann Arbor-based Michigan Medicine in the adult emergency department.
"I’m excited to join an organization so focused on the communities it serves, truly striving to understand each patient’s unique needs, diligently working to create and innovate programs, and aiming for excellence and best-in-class service," Dr. Peterson said in a Nov. 18 press release. "I look forward to collaborating across Henry Ford Health, the Henry Ford Allegiance Medical Group and Jackson Health Network to positively impact quality, affordability and access to care."