Following a national search, renowned cardiologist Dr. John J. Warner, CEO of UT Southwestern’s University Hospitals, has been appointed to lead UT Southwestern’s patient care enterprise for the Medical Center.
As Executive Vice President for Health System Affairs, Dr. Warner will oversee the Medical Center’s clinical health operations, including the medical group practice delivering care in about 80 specialties to more than 100,000 hospitalized patients, 600,000 emergency room patients, and approximately 2.2 million outpatients a year. UT Southwestern’s University Hospitals have repeatedly earned top-tier national and regional recognition for quality and patient satisfaction.
“Dr. Warner is widely admired as an effective leader and outstanding physician, committed to clinical excellence and the patient-centric values encompassed in UT Southwestern’s strategic efforts to continually improve and expand access for patients across our clinical settings,” said Dr. Daniel K. Podolsky, President of UT Southwestern Medical Center.