Lansdale Hospital Names Chief
Lansdale, PA (March 16, 2009) — Joseph Kraynak, MD, cardiologist has been appointed Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at Lansdale Hospital effective immediately. The announcement was made by Gary Candia, Ph.D., chief executive officer at Lansdale Hospital.
In this role, Dr. Kraynak will provide medical oversight for all clinical services at the Hospital, including the hospitalist program. In addition, he will advise hospital administrators on issues related to patient safety and satisfaction and will serve as the liaison to medical staff committees, both at Lansdale Hospital and Abington Memorial Hospital. Lansdale Hospital was acquired by Abington in October, 2008.