FORT WORTH – TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine is proud to announce that Terence McCarthy, M.D., the John M. Geesbreght M.D., M.S. FACEP Endowed Chair of Emergency Medicine, has been selected by TeamHealth as Emergency Medicine Facility (Hospital) Medical Director of the Year for the Western United States for 2020.
Dr. McCarthy also currently serves as chief of staff and Medical Director Fort Worth Emergency Services Collaborative at Texas Health Harris Methodist Fort Worth.
“I truly see this recognition as a team award, because I am surrounded by so many talented hard working dedicated physicians. Any decision I make is a group effort and incorporates their wisdom,” said Dr. McCarthy.
TeamHealth’s annual Medical Director of the Year program was established in 2002 by Dr. Gar LaSalle, the company’s first chief medical officer, according to the TeamHealth website. The honorees are recognized at the annual TeamHealth National Medical Leadership Conference in May, which was virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During the conference attendees get to hear from top TeamHealth and industry leaders.