MIAMI, FL, August 20, 2010 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Miami Jewish Health Systems (MJHS), one of South Florida 's largest and most innovative providers of comprehensive healthcare, has named Dr. Brian Kiedrowski as its chief medical officer. Prior to joining MJHS, he served as Vice President and Medical Director of Catholic Hospice. In his new role, Dr. Kiedrowski will lead MJHS' team of physicians, set the standard for care across the organization, work closely with nursing, risk management, and compliance, and foster relationships with physicians in the community.
Dr. Kiedrowski brings a decade of diverse experience in the healthcare field, having served as associate medical director of Moorings Park Care Retirement Community, medical director of the Wellness Clinic and Skilled Unit at Glenview Residences, and medical director of XL-Care Home Health Agency. He has also worked in private practice in internal medicine and geriatrics.
"Brian's diverse and extensive experience in senior healthcare, involvement in the medical community, and demonstrated commitment to the highest standard of care make him a natural fit for the position of chief medical officer here at Miami Jewish Health Systems," said Jeffrey P. Freimark, chief executive officer of MJHS. "With Brian on our team, we're confident that we can sustain the highest standard of care and cultivate our service role in the community - values which comprise the core of our organizational mission."
Dr. Kiedrowski is board certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, and Hospice and Palliative Care, and is a Certified Medical Director. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the Florida Medical Association, the American Medical Director Association, the American Geriatric Society, and the American Academy of Hospice/Palliative Medicine. Originally from Milwaukee , he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin , and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Wisconsin Medical School.
About Miami Jewish Health Systems
Miami Jewish Health Systems is one of the largest and most innovative healthcare providers in the southeast United States . Founded in Miami in 1940, the 1,000 employee not-for-profit healthcare system treats 3,700 people daily through Centers of Excellence, residential living, community care, Alzheimer's and memory care, nursing and medical care programs. These areas of focus aim to help people of all ages enjoy longer, healthier, more enriched lives. Learn more at http://www.miamijewishhealthsystems.org.
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