Farmington Hills, MI (November 26, 2007)--- Sanford Vieder, D.O., has assumed the duties and responsibilities of Botsford Hospital's Chief Medical Officer on an interim basis. Dr. Vieder, who is board certified in Emergency Medicine, is a graduate of Michigan State University's College of Osteopathic Medicine. He officially began his career at Botsford with his internship in 1988, although he originally arrived as a third year medical student in 1986. While serving as the Interim Chief Medical Officer, he will continue his current roles as the President of the Medical Staff and physician in the Emergency Department.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2006 Governorís Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting, and, in 2007, a three-year recertification as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Botsfordís Web address is www.botsford.org.
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