Abington - Lansdale Hospital Names New Chief Medical Officer
Lansdale, PA (May 23, 2019) – Christopher M. Notte, MD has been appointed chief medical officer of Abington – Lansdale Hospital, effective June 15, 2019.
As chief medical officer, Dr. Notte will manage and improve clinical operations, programs and safety standards. Dr. Notte will work to ensure that Abington – Lansdale Hospital continues to offer the highest quality care that the North Penn community has come to expect.
“I am looking forward to collaborating with my colleagues at Abington – Lansdale Hospital in innovative ways to streamline processes while continuing to provide the best care to our patients,” says Dr. Notte.
A graduate of Drexel College of Medicine, Dr. Notte joined the Abington – Jefferson Health community in 2003 as a Family Medicine resident. He later joined Abington Hospital’s medical staff in 2006 in the Department of Family Medicine. He now serves as associate chief medical information officer for Jefferson Health and is a faculty member of Abington Family Medicine.
Throughout his time at Abington – Jefferson Health, Dr. Notte has held a number of leadership positions, including medical director of Ambulatory Markets and physician informaticist.
“It is my pleasure to welcome Dr. Notte as our chief medical officer,” says Katie Farrell, chief administrative officer, Abington – Lansdale Hospital. “I am confident that Dr. Notte’s experience, leadership skills and commitment to patients will make him very successful in his new role.”
Dr. Notte is widely published in medical journals and received the prestigious Abington – Jefferson Health Klein Award for Physician Innovation in 2017.
Dr. Notte is currently pursuing his MBA and earned his Certificate in Professional Leadership from the Thomas Jefferson University Leadership Academy in 2017.
He resides in Montgomeryville with his wife and two children.
About Abington – Jefferson Health
Abington – Jefferson Health encompasses Abington Hospital in Abington, Abington – Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, two Urgent Care Centers located in Flourtown and Willow Grove, and six convenient outpatient facilities located in Willow Grove, Warminster, Blue Bell, Lower Gwynedd, Montgomeryville and Elkins Park. More than 1,400 physicians are on staff at both Abington Hospital and Abington – Lansdale Hospital. In addition, some physicians are members of Abington Health Physicians, an employed network of primary care physicians and specialists. Abington – Jefferson Health is part of Jefferson Health and Jefferson, a newly formed organization dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate clinical care for patients, educating the health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new treatments and therapies that will define the future of health care.