Mercy Health Physician Partners (MHPP) is happy to announce that Stacey Merren, MBA, is our new Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective January 27.
Stacey brings more than 20 years of progressive leadership experience implementing key programs and delivering results within a complex, integrated health system. As our new COO, she will help develop strategic, financial and operating priorities for MHPP and Trinity Health’s Member Health Vision.
In Stacey’s most recent role as director of Operations, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health for Spectrum Health Medical Group, she was responsible for the overall operations of 13 practices, 95 clinical providers and 350 colleagues.
Stacey has led a number of initiatives, including the CenteringPregnancy® program with a team-based care model, which helped remove socioeconomic barriers for underserved women. Additionally, she facilitated the opening of a full-scope Certified Nurse Midwifery practice, which met its three-year growth plan in just nine months. Stacey also served multiple terms as interim vice president of Operations, Primary Care, for Spectrum Health Medical Group.
She is a transformational health care leader who is experienced in facilitating conversations about change management and continuous improvement, which will be an asset to our MHPP leadership team as we continue to strive for top-decile performance of our medical group.