St. John’sMercy Medical Centerrecently named Linda Fox vice president of surgical services. In this position, Fox will oversee the main surgery center including anesthesia and surgical staff support, as well as the operating rooms at the Clarkson Valley location.
Fox comes to Mercy with a wealth of surgical services experiences in academic, tertiary and community hospitals along with outpatient settings. She previously was director of perioperative services for Spectrum Health Hospital Group in Grand Rapids, Mich., where she was responsible for scheduling and managing 61 operating rooms involving 55,000 procedures annually across seven sites.
Fox is a registered nurse in the states of Illinois and Michigan and has a master’s degree in Health Services Management from Webster University. She has been in surgical services management since 1981.