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Physician Relations

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

James Stepien (316) 962-2013

Christ Short (316) 962-2178

Medical staff office

Chief Medical Officer Francie Ekengren, MD

Medical Staff President Alex DeBaun, MD

Medical staff services


Becky Findley, CPMSM, CPCS

Medical staff coordinators

Danica Donecker
Linda Taylor-Shannon
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

Appropriate use of communications resources and systems

Physician access to internet

Hospital Affiliation Letters