The physician relations and outreach department is a valuable resource for facilitating communication between Wesley and physicians throughout the state. The department's staff members work with Wesley's administrators, medical staff office and continuing medical education department to coordinate various services for physicians and their staff members.

Outreach services

  • Technology updates
  • Services updates
  • Process updates
  • Communication updates
  • Specialized continuing medical education
  • Physician-to-physician links
  • Customer service
  • Wellness program collaboration
  • Employer relations liaison
  • Professional speakers bureau
  • Community involvement and outreach

Issue resolution services

  • Serving as liaison to administrators, managers and other staff
  • Facilitating follow-through and resolution of concerns
  • Tracking issues for trends and improvement

Physicians and staff are invited to contact any of the department’s staff members with questions or concerns

Jenny Way (316) 962-2071

Brett McMahon (316) 962-2161

Todd Stranghoner (316) 962-2161

Christ Short (316) 962-2178

Medical staff office

President – Scott Porter, MD

Vice President – James Manry, MD

Secretary/Treasurer – David Hartig, DO

Immediate Past President – J. Alex DeBaun, MD

Medical staff services

Chief Medical Officer – Francie Ekengren, MD

Administrative Assistant to Chief Medical Officer & Medical Staff Coordinator – Linda Taylor Shannon

Manager – Becky Findley, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP

Medical Staff Coordinator – Danica Donecker

Medical Staff Coordinator – Deann Willett

Staff Assistant – Joanna Persyn

 

To request an application for medical staff or allied health professional staff status, please contact Medical Providers Resources at (316) 683-0178.

Medical staff bylaws

Medical staff rules and regulations

Hospital Affiliation Letters