WEST PALM BEACH, FL — JFK Medical Center North Campus has named Jason Ouellette, MD as Assistant Chief Medical Officer (ACMO), effective March 22, 2021. Jason joins JFK Medical Center North Campus from Connecticut previously serving as Chair for Department of Medicine and Interim-Chief Medical Officer at Saint Mary's Hospital since 2013.

Dr. Ouellette brings a wealth of leadership experience to the role from his time at St. Mary's Hospital. He served as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the local branch of Trinity Health of New England Medical Group and remained involved in various hospital committees. He played a key role in assisting the development of a brand-new community-based, Yale-affiliated Internal Medicine Residency Program. During that time, he developed a multitude of policies and education curricula, initially as Associate Program Director, and subsequently as Program Director, a position that he held prior to Chair of Medicine.

Dr. Ouellette received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Boston University and attended Boston University School of Medicine for his medical degree. He finished his residency with Yale-New Haven Hospital/ Yale University School of Medicine.