John (Jack) Morris, DO, vascular surgeon, has been named as the medical director of Surgery for Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, effective October 1, 2018. This followed a search process conducted by medical staff leaders, administration and staff in surgical services.
In the medical director role, Morris will collaborate with Laurie Bergfeld, clinical service director, and Chip Rosenbaum, medical director of anesthesia at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s to improve clinical quality, patient satisfaction and efficient operations of surgical services. In addition, he will coordinate activities with the elected Service Chiefs of the Surgical Specialties.
As a leading vascular surgeon at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, Morris has also served on both the Affinia Health Network Board and the Mercy Health Physician Partners Board. He is currently the medical director of the Saint Mary’s Wound Care Center where he has been instrumental in developing the hyperbaric oxygen treatment program.