By Rick Mankin, MD, President, Main Line HealthCare
I am pleased to announce that Bindu Kumar, MD, has been promoted to the role of System Medical Director of Employee Health and Safety. During her time as the Associate Medical Director of Occupational and Travel Health, Dr. Kumar has provided expertise and support in developing and bringing System integration to Main Line Health’s occupational health and safety programs.
As part of this expanded role, Dr. Kumar will be able to devote her time and expertise to additional System-wide initiatives related to employee health and safety, related regulatory issues, and the employee accountable care organization (eACO). Dr. Kumar will continue to report to me, while working with both Dr. Norton and myself. She will also continue to provide clinical services within the Occupational Health Services department. I am very pleased that Dr. Kumar has agreed to take on this new role.