December 28, 2021 – Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group (PBHNPG) recently announced Eric J. McBride, MBA, MHSA, is the new chief executive officer of the multi-specialty physician group. Tenet Florida Physician Services recently rebranded to the Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group (PBHNPG).
“We are excited to welcome Eric to our team,” said Warren Stowell, Vice President, Tenet Physician Resources. “He is an experienced leader with over two decades of experience in physician group management and strategy. In addition, his knowledge and expertise in business operations and experience of leading several physician organizations as well as an accountable care organization (ACO) will continue to drive growth momentum to this key market.”
In this role, McBride is responsible for the operations and strategic growth of physician practices across Palm Beach County. “I look forward to leading this physician group’s focus on delivering the very best clinical care while continuing to attract top-notch doctors to our network and capitalizing on opportunities to expand our service lines,” said McBride.
Prior to joining the Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group, McBride served as the chief operating officer for Reliance Health Accountable Care Organization, in Detroit, Michigan. There, he was responsible for overseeing program and business operations for MSSP and Next Generation ACO products.
“We are pleased with this announcement of Eric J. McBride as CEO for the Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group. His background in physician group management is impressive and we look forward to his practice leadership across the communities we serve,” said Maggie Gill, Group CEO, Palm Beach Health Network and CEO, Delray Medical Center.
Before his tenure at Reliance Healthcare, McBride served as Vice President – Specialty Services with Beaumont Medical Group in Michigan. There he was responsible for overseeing clinical operations for more than 300 specialty physicians boarded in over 50 specialty areas supported by 750 employees. In 2013, Crain’s Detroit Business, a weekly newspaper and online edition with a prestigious 40 under 40 honorees award, recognized McBride for taking their region to new heights. According to Crain’s Detroit Business, the honor highlights the best and brightest in Southeast Michigan who have made their marks in business before age 40. Crain’s Detroit Business recognized McBride for developing and leading a turnaround plan that resulted in increased revenue and patient visits and improved doctor recruitment at Oakwood Healthcare, Inc.
Additionally, McBride is a graduate of Slippery Rock University with a Bachelor’s in Health Services and Business Administration. He received his Master of Health Services Administration and Master of Business Administration from Xavier University.
In his spare time away from daily healthcare operations, McBride enjoys spending time with his family and competing in national level competitive cycling events.
About Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group
Palm Beach Health Network Physician Group (PBHNPG), a division of Tenet Healthcare Corporation, is a multi-specialty physician group that has provided care to the Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast communities since 2007. Our award-winning physicians provide a level of expertise that has resulted in regional firsts and outstanding patient outcomes. As an affiliate of the Palm Beach Health Network, one of the largest healthcare networks in Palm Beach County, PBHNPG specialists, sub-specialists, primary care physicians, and staff, are committed to delivering the highest quality care to the communities we serve. The Palm Beach Health Network consists of Delray Medical Center, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Palm Beach Children’s Hospital, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, St. Mary’s Medical Center and West Boca Medical Center, along with various ambulatory surgery centers, outpatient facilities and urgent care centers. All of our hospitals have received prestigious awards and accolades, national rankings and multiple accreditations. We are dedicated to the standards of excellent patient care that are the hallmark of the Tenet brand. At PBHNPG, our mission is to improve the life of every person who enters our doors. Today, we are proud to be one of the most respected physician networks in the area.