Atlantis, FL - JFK Medical Center Main and North Campus has named S. Raymond Golish, MD, PhD, MBA, to the position of Chief Medical Officer (CMO). In this position, Dr. Golish will be responsible for the oversight of the clinical agenda and utilization management at both campuses in conjunction with administration and medical staff leaders. He brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and training, having led successful initiatives in the areas of evidenced-based medicine, analytics, quality, efficiency, and physician engagement. As CMO, Dr. Golish will also serve as the liaison between medical staff and hospital administration.

Dr. Golish most recently served as the CMO for Aventura Hospital and Medical Center and has been a CMO, Medical Director and consultant for numerous healthcare systems and medical device corporations. He is a fellowship-trained spinal surgeon and board-certified orthopedic surgeon with extensive leadership experience for professional societies, government, and industry. He is an experienced data scientist who specializes in advanced analytics and artificial intelligence and is author of more than 100 peer-reviewed articles, chapters, proceedings, and abstracts.

Dr. Golish received his education from Stanford, Duke, and the University of California.