Board Certified Physician Has Practiced Locally for Nearly 10 Years
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla., (April 3, 2014)
- Serving as an important liaison between the hospital’s physicians, medical staff and administration, Andrew Fink, MD, FACP, has been selected as new Director of Physician Services for Morton Plant North Bay Hospital.
“Dr. Fink has an enormous amount of experience that he brings to this position. His local ties, leadership skills and dedication to quality health care are tremendous assets to our organization,” said Bruce Flareau, MD, executive vice president of BayCare Health System.
Dr. Fink is board certified in internal medicine and has been a member of the Pasco County community for nearly 10 years.
After finishing his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Florida, Dr. Fink practiced in Albany, GA and Sarasota before joining Morton Plant Mease Primary Care in 2005, practicing locally in New Port Richey.
In addition to his Internal Medicine practice, Dr. Fink has been very active in administrative and committee work with BayCare Health System. He has served on the BayCare and Morton Plant North Bay Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committees since 2006 and has been a valuable participant on the BayCare Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Physician Advisory Committee as well as the Morton Plant Mease Primary Care EMR Committee.
About Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
Established in 1965, Morton Plant North Bay Hospital is a 154-bed facility committed to improving the health of everyone it serves. Morton Plant North Bay has received the Gold Seal of ApprovalTM for Primary Stroke Care from the Joint Commission. Morton Plant North Bay Hospital is located at 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey, Fla.
About BayCare Health System
BayCare Health System is a leading community-based health system in the Tampa Bay area. Composed of a network of 11 not-for-profit hospitals, outpatient facilities and services such as imaging, lab, behavioral health and home health care, BayCare provides expert medical care throughout a patient’s lifetime. With more than 200 access points conveniently located throughout Tampa Bay, BayCare connects patients to a complete range of preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for any health care need.
BayCare’s family of hospitals are: Mease Countryside, Mease Dunedin, Morton Plant, Morton Plant North Bay, St. Anthony’s, St. Joseph’s, St. Joseph’s Children’s, St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, St. Joseph’s Women’s, South Florida Baptist, and Winter Haven. For more information, visit BayCare on the Web at www.BayCare.org.