Providence Mission Hospital Announces New Chief Medical Officer

Providence Mission Hospital Announces New Chief Medical Officer

Providence Mission Hospital is pleased to announce that Dr. Melanie Wolf will serve as our new Chief Medical Officer.

Dr. Wolf brings nearly 20 years of experience as a skilled internal medicine physician, accomplished hospitalist and dedicated hospital leader to the position. For the past year she has served as Chief of the Providence Mission Hospital Medical Staff and Medical Director for Utilization Management.

“The Chief Medical Officer is a vital member of our executive leadership team and the Mission family,” says Providence Mission Hospital Chief Executive Seth R. Teigen. “Our physician partners played a key role in the selection process and share my trust and confidence in Dr. Wolf.” 

Dr. Wolf will formally transition to her new role in early January following the retirement of Dr. Linda Sieglen.

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