Beth A. Maynard Named Vice President of Primary Care Physician Practice Development at UT Medical Center

Beth MaynardThe University of Tennessee Medical Center has named Beth A. Maynard, CMPEvice president of Primary Care Physician Practice Development.

Maynard, who has more than 15 years of experience in healthcare management,most recently worked with Summit Medical Group.

“Beth brings an extraordinary understanding of how health care delivery is evolving and has experience in developing the adaptations we will need to embrace at University Health System,” said Dr. Steve Ross, senior vice president, Strategic Development at The University of Tennessee Medical Center. “Her leadership skills give her the ability guide our primary care program on the journey we are taking to a more value based construct. We are extremely fortunate to have her in this position.”

“As a healthcare professional, I have long admired UT Medical Center’s commitment to excellence,” said Maynard. “I am honored to be part of an organization that is dedicated to this community and expanding services to meet our patients’ needs.”

Maynard graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Sciencedegree in Journalism and Electronic Media. She then earned a Master of Science degree in Management with Healthcare Administration Specialization from Indiana Wesleyan University. She and her husband of 22 years, Ashley, live in south Knoxville and have two children, Preston and Josie

The mission of The University of Tennessee Medical Center, the region’s only hospital to achieve status as a Magnet® recognized organization, is to serve through healing, education and discovery. UT Medical Center, a 609-bed, not-for-profit academic medical center, serves as a referral center for Eastern Tennessee, Southeast Kentucky and Western North Carolina. The medical center, the region’s only Level I Trauma Center, is one of the largest employers in Knoxville. For more information about The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit online at www.utmedicalcenter.org.