Farmington Hills, MI (March 10, 2008)--- Botsford Hospital is pleased to announce new leadership in the Emergency Center. Sanford Vieder, D.O., has been appointed as the new Chairman for Botsford’s Emergency Center. Dr. Vieder, a graduate of Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, officially began his career at Botsford with his internship in 1988, although he originally arrived as a third year medical student in 1986. The Botsford Emergency Center treats approximately 60,000 patients each year.
Dr. Vieder was previously the Program Director of the Emergency Medicine Residency program. Jacklyn McParlane, D.O., an Emergency Medicine physician, will replace Dr. Vieder as the Program Director. Dr. McParlane, a graduate of Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, arrived at Botsford as a third year medical student in 1993 and completed her internship and Emergency Medicine residency at Botsford.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community teaching hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2006 Governor’s 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. Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org.
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